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Chesapeake is expected to be the 2nd Most Populous City in the Commonwealth of Virginia by 2020 with a total projected population of 253,355 UVA Welden Cooper Center for Public Service

Honored highest of all Hampton Roads communities as Happiest Place to Live WalletHub, 2018

#16 Best City for Veterans to Live Veterans United, 2018

#14 Safest Cities in the United States WalletHub, 2018

#1 City Where Veterans are Thriving Professionally in the United States Smart Assest, 2018

#28 Hardest Working Cities in the United States WalletHub, 2018