What you need to know about Richmond, VA

Richmond is located in Richmond city, Virginia. The population is 42% White, 47% Black, 2% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 2% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 6% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $41,331 and the median home value is $195,000. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Richmond, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Richmond has a Walk Score ® of 49.


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Homes Owned 42.72%
42.72% Complete
Homes Rented 57.28%
57.28% Complete

Real Estate

In Richmond, Virginia

Ready to move to Richmond? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Richmond.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Richmond, Virginia

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Richmond rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Richmond, Virginia

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Richmond.


Most residents are
25-34 Years old


In Richmond, Virginia

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Bachelor’s Degree 35%
35% Complete
Graduated High School 82%
82% Complete

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