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Richmond, VA vs Charlottesville, VA

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Highlights
- The Median Age in Charlottesville is 2.6 years younger than in Richmond.
- Charlottesville housing costs are 34.5% more expensive than Richmond housing costs.
- The average commute for residents of Charlottesville is 4.1 minutes shorter than it is for residents of Richmond.

Overview
 Richmond, VACharlottesville, VAUnited States
 220,89246,487321,004,407
 $42,356$54,739$57,652
 33.530.937.8
 $214,800$288,800$219,700
 3.6%2.5%3.9%
 21.8717.7826.38

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Reviews for Richmond    105 Reviews
its fun but kinda scary - 3/5/2019
born and raised here. it's alright. the scenery and shops are nice but it isn't very safe. very fun place to be though. we have a lot of... Read More
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Richmond - 6/5/2018
I have lived all over the country and Richmond is definitely one of the nicer places. There are political differences, cultural differences, ethnic differences, etc. but... Read More

Born and raised here, getting the hell out!! - 4/25/2018
A woman just punched from behind a deaf and partially blind grocery store worker in Midlothian because she didn't respond to her asking where an item is. That pretty... Read More

Reviews for Charlottesville    40 Reviews
Fun but expensive - 3/5/2019
Charlottesville is a beautiful college town. Just be forewarned that it comes with a lot of traffic and very high real estate prices. A small colonial in town in a good... Read More

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Did not want to leave! - 3/18/2018
I went to UVa in the late 70's and spent nearly 6 years there as an undergrad and afterward as a townie. Probably the best years of my life. I only left to pursue... Read More

loved it here and sick missing it. - 3/7/2017
Want to start by saying we have lived in Boise, San Francisco, Seattle, Corvallis-Oregon, Yakima-Washington, Las Vegas, Baltimore, Manhattan-Kansas, Enterprise-Alabama,... Read More

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ZIPS IN RICHMOND, VIRGINIA
23223, 23225, 23224, 23220, 23227, 23222, 23226, 23221, 23230, 23219, 11 total
ZIPS IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA
22903 22901 22902

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