In 2017, Richmond city, VA had a population of 221k people with a median age of 33.5 and a median household income of $42,356. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Richmond city, VA grew from 216,773 to 220,892, a 1.9% increase and its median household income grew from $41,187 to $42,356, a 2.84% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Richmond city, VA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (47.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (40%), White (Hispanic) (4.71%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.12%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.06%). N/A% of the people in Richmond city, VA speak a non-English language, and 95.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Richmond city, VA are Virginia Commonwealth University (7,829 degrees awarded in 2017), University of Richmond (1,362 degrees), and Virginia Union University (324 degrees).
The median property value in Richmond city, VA is $209,200, and the homeownership rate is 41.7%. Most people in Richmond city, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Richmond city, VA is 2 cars per household.