The unemployment rate in Richmond Metro Area is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Richmond Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.80%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Richmond Metro Area's cost of living is 5.00% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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The Richmond metro area voted Democratic in the three most recent Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats
Richmond Metro Area's population is 1,270,158 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.07%. 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 $219,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.38%. Check out the homes in the area
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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. More Education