Richmond (zip 23231), Virginia 

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Population

38,603

+8.2% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$54,254

Median Home Price

$246,900

Median Age

39.4

Comfort Index (Climate)

6.9 / 6.4

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Richmond (zip 23231), Virginia

Capital-city complex - East-central Virginia along the James River. May, September and October are the most pleasant months in the 23231 zip code, while January and July are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: Richmond (zip 23231)
Cost of Living: -7.7% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 177 ft above sea level
Richmond, VA Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Historic interest
Attractive housing
Strong economy
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Entertainment
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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Richmond (zip 23231) is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Richmond (zip 23231) jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Richmond (zip 23231)'s cost of living is 7.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Richmond (zip 23231)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, September and October are the most pleasant months in the 23231 zip code, while January and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Henrico county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 63.6% to 34.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Richmond (zip 23231)'s population is 38,603 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 8.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Richmond (zip 23231) is Real Estate: $246,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.8%.

SCHOOLS
Richmond (zip 23231) public schools spend $10,129 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.3 students per teacher in Richmond (zip 23231). More Education



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Housing Market in Richmond

It's a good time to buy in Richmond. Home Appreciation is up 14.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Richmond is $246,900.
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