Richmond city Population 2017

Richmond city's estimated population is 223,170 with a growth rate of 1.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Richmond city is the 10th largest county in Virginia.

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%
2011206,5672,4521.20%
2010204,1151,0590.52%
1990203,056-16,158-7.37%
1980219,214-30,407-12.18%
1970249,62129,66313.49%
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%
190085,0500.00%

Richmond city Population Growth

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Richmond city Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American110,20649.38%
White97,89043.86%
Asian5,1032.29%
Two or More Races4,6512.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,3210.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4570.20%

Richmond city Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Richmond city

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Richmond204142223170190289.32%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990