Richmond Va Population 2017

Richmond Va's estimated population is 223,170 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016223,1703,5421.61%
2015219,6283,0871.43%
2014216,5412,8401.33%
2013213,7012,8751.36%
2012210,8264,2592.06%
2011206,5672,3531.15%
2010204,2146,4243.25%
2000197,790-5,266-2.59%
1990203,056-16,158-7.37%
1980219,214-30,118-12.08%
1970249,33229,37413.35%
1960219,958-10,352-4.49%
1950230,31037,26819.31%
1940193,04210,1135.53%
1930182,92911,2626.56%
1920171,66744,03934.51%
1910127,62842,57850.06%
190085,0503,6624.50%
189081,38817,78827.97%
188063,60012,56224.61%
187051,03813,12834.63%
186037,91010,34037.50%
185027,5707,41736.80%
184020,1534,09325.49%
183016,0603,99333.09%
182012,0672,33223.95%
18109,7353,99869.69%
18005,7371,97652.54%
17903,7610.00%

Richmond Va Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American103,91846.56%
White94,10242.17%
Two or More Races7,3933.31%
Asian4,7332.12%
Some Other Race2,4301.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,1110.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander480.02%

Population Pyramid

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Richmond Va Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.1
Houses Without Mortgage
10,896
Houses With Mortgage
25,979
Vacancy Rate
12.3
Median Rent
896
Median Home Value
193,700
Renter-Occupied Units
50,349
Owner-Occupied Units
36,875
Total Housing Units
99,449

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Richmond Va for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.5% and the labor force participation rate is 65.5%.

Richmond Va Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
1
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.4
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
15827
Male Householder (no wife) Families
3937
Married Couple Families
20834
Average Family Size
3.22
Average Household Size
2.33