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Richmond
  • City in Virginia

Richmond Residents

Richmond Residents Overview

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
226,622
Unemployment Rate
4.1%
Poverty Rate
23.1%
Non-Citizens
4.9%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 17 responses
  • Progressive
    47%
  • Family oriented
    24%
  • Quiet but Nosy
    18%
  • Nosy
    12%

Richmond Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    national  12%
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    47%
  • White
    41%
  • Hispanic
    7%
  • Two or more races
    3%
  • Asian
    2%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    53%
  • Male
    47%
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    21%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    13%

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Income

Median Household Income
$47,250
National
$62,843
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    29%
  • $25-$44k
    19%
  • $45-$74k
    20%
  • $75-$149k
    21%
  • $150k+
    11%
Median Individual Income
$26,454
National
$31,133
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    32%
  • $15-$34k
    29%
  • $35-$64k
    23%
  • $65k+
    17%

Community

Poll
71%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 34 responses
Poll
56%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted. 34 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 17 responses
  • A Small big city. Do not expect kindness.
    29%
  • Get involved in the community
    29%
  • Research your area before moving there.
    24%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    12%
  • only for those who love city hustle and bustle
    6%

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