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-Historic interest
-Attractive housing
-Strong economy


-Growth and sprawl
-Air service

What Bert Has To Say About Richmond Metro Area

The former capital of the Confederacy, Richmond is an attractively-sized, livable capital city with a strong sense of history. The downtown area mixes unremarkable modern buildings with some historic features. On the whole, the area has a considerable base of historic sites, museums and neighborhoods. Outlying suburbs have sprawled concentrically, especially to the west towards Tuckahoe and south towards Petersburg.


Capital-city complex - East-central Virginia along the James River See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Virginia
Metro Area: Richmond Metro Area
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City: Richmond, Tuckahoe, ... 52 total
Zip Codes: 23112, 23223, ... 92 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 177 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Richmond

    The unemployment rate in Richmond Metro Area is 4.00 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Richmond Metro Area jobs have Increased by 1.56 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Richmond Metro Area's cost of living is 4.40% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Richmond Metro Area's Cost of Living
    Richmond Metro Area's population is 1,271,330 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 38.99 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Richmond Metro Area is $197,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -1.86%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Richmond Metro Area public schools spend $10,716 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Richmond Metro Area. Learn more...

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