Radford is a city located in Radford County, Virginia. With a 2020 population of 18,817, it is the 29th largest city in Virginia and the 1940th largest city in the United States. Radford is currently growing at a rate of 1.29% annually and its population has increased by 14.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,408 in 2010. Spanning over 10 miles, Radford has a population density of 1,945 people per square mile.
The average household income in Radford is $56,298 with a poverty rate of 35.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $777 per month, and the median house value is $164,600. The median age in Radford is 22.9 years, 23.4 years for males, and 22.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.5 males.