Facing Whiteness in Richmond, VA

Learn more about the demographics of Richmond by using the Social Explorer map below.

Richmond is a very racially divided city, with most neighborhoods on the West and Northwest sides being predominantly white. There are also a few mixed neighborhoods in the center of the city. The East side, Northeast, and South sides are all predominantly black. There is a Hispanic population spread across the Southwest side and an Asian population living across a few neighborhoods in the center of the city.