In 2019, Richmond, VA had a population of 1.29M people with a median age of 39.1 and a median household income of $68,324. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Richmond, VA declined from 1.3M to 1.29M, a −0.978% decrease and its median household income grew from $67,703 to $68,324, a 0.917% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Richmond, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (57%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.88%), White (Hispanic) (2.92%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.83%). 10.6% of the households in Richmond, VA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
95.5% of the residents in Richmond, VA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Richmond, VA are Virginia Commonwealth University (7,878 degrees awarded in 2019), John Tyler Community College (1,854 degrees), and J Sargeant Reynolds Community College (1,408 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Richmond, VA was $251,200, and the homeownership rate was 66.3%. Most people in Richmond, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Richmond, VA was 2 cars per household.