The unemployment rate in Richmond Metro Area is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Richmond Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Richmond Metro Area's cost of living is 29.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Richmond metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Richmond metro area remained overwhelmingly Republican, 63.5% to 34.4%. More Voting Stats
Richmond Metro Area's population is 66,588 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 3.2%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Richmond Metro Area is Real Estate: $137,200
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.1%.
Richmond Metro Area public schools spend $10,966 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.5 students per teacher in Richmond Metro Area. More Education