ABOUT THE MARKET
The Norfolk DMA is known locally as Hampton Roads, so named for the confluence of waters formed by the James and Elizabeth Rivers and the Chesapeake Bay. The region is home to approximately 1.7 million people. Cox Media serves most of the market's wired and satellite households.
Hampton Roads is a geographically unique area, with population centers separated by water, yet held together by a regional identity and over 400 years of shared history.
The Norfolk DMA has a substantial presence of active duty military and retirees. It is a tourist mecca offering coastal vacationing plus historical attractions. The area features a diverse mix of industries, educational institutions, and technology. Select from one of the market-specific videos featured in the video gallery below to learn more!