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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.


  • Profile: Capital-city complex
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 177
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Richmond
  • Zip Codes: Richmond (zip 23234)

Quick Facts About Richmond

    The unemployment rate in Richmond (zip 23234) is 5.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Richmond (zip 23234) jobs have Increased by 3.73 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Richmond (zip 23234)'s cost of living is 7.90% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Richmond (zip 23234)'s population is 42,265 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 11.53 percent.
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Richmond (zip 23234) is $115,000. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.80 percent.
    Richmond (zip 23234) public schools spend $9,355 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 12.6 students per teacher in Richmond (zip 23234).

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