Richmond, VA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Richmond, Virginia Info Snack

Population
229,233
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
20.9%
Median Home
$244,200
Median Income
$51,421
Median Rent
$1,070

Richmond SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Richmond, VA Crime Report

7,630
Total Crimes
3,269.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
39.38%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Richmond
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 7,630 3,269.8 1,665.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 814 348.8 208.7 387.8
Murder 66 28.3 6.1 6.5
Robbery 274 117.4 34.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 454 194.6 141.7 279.7
Property Crime 6,816 2,920.9 1,456.4 1,958.2
Burglary 771 330.4 133.5 314.2
Larceny 5,434 2,328.7 1,196.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 611 261.8 126.3 246.0

Richmond, VA Cost Of Living

99
Richmond's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Richmond Virginia National Average
Overall 99 106 100
Services 104 99 100
Groceries 92 98 100
Health 106 98 100
Housing 102 131 100
Transportation 94 93 100
Utilities 103 96 100

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Population over time in Richmond

Year Population % Change
2020 229,233 2.4%
2019 223,787 1.3%
2018 220,892 1.9%
2017 216,773 1.4%
2016 213,735 1.3%
2015 211,063 1.5%
2014 207,878 1.2%
2013 205,348 1.1%
2012 203,165 0.7%
2011 201,828 -

Race / Ethnicity in Richmond

White
41.2% (94,400)
African American
45.8% (104,961)
American Indian
0.1% (277)
Asian
2.1% (4,733)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.3% (687)
Two Or More
3.5% (7,947)
Hispanic
7.1% (16,220)
Race Richmond VA USA
White 41.2% 61.2% 60.1%
African American 45.8% 18.7% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 2.1% 6.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.5% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.1% 9.5% 18.2%

Gender in Richmond

Female
52.6% (120,524)
Male
47.4% (108,708)
Gender Richmond VA USA
Female 52.6% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Richmond for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (13,753)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (18,338)
High School / GED
21.0% (48,138)
Some College
19.0% (43,554)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (11,461)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (55,015)
Master's Degree
12.0% (27,507)
Professional Degree
3.0% (6,876)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (4,584)
Education Richmond VA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Richmond, Virginia

Less than $10,000
9.7% (2,232,254)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (1,297,488)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (2,384,899)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (2,292,707)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (3,022,182)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (4,008,586)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (2,333,514)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (2,675,329)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.9% (1,131,996)
$200,000 or more
6.7% (1,544,340)
Income Richmond VA USA
Less than $10,000 9.7% 4.8% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 3.3% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 7.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 17.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.9% 9.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 6.7% 11.6% 8.3%

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