Living in Radford, VA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Radford SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Radford, VA Crime Report

289
Total Crimes
1,623.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-36.77%
Below National Average

Radford, VA Cost Of Living

89
Radford's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Radford, Virginia Info Snack

Radford (formerly Lovely Mount, Central City, English Ferry and Ingle's Ferry) is an independent city in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,408. For statistical purposes, the Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of Radford with neighboring Montgomery County.
Population
17,630
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
35.9%
Median Home
$164,600
Median Income
$36,743
Median Rent
$777

Radford, VA Photos

Rankings for Radford in Virginia

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Map Of Radford, VA

Population over time in Radford

Year Population % Change
2017 17,630 1.4%
2016 17,380 1.1%
2015 17,186 0.8%
2014 17,057 0.4%
2013 16,993 1.7%
2012 16,705 1.2%
2011 16,511 0.8%
2010 16,374 0.3%
2009 16,318 -
Crime/100k Radford VA USA
Violent Crime 292.2 200.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 22.5 42.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 157.3 118.7 246.8
Property Crime 1331.7 1665.8 2199.5
Burglary 213.5 182.8 376.0
Larceny 1078.8 1356.4 1594.6
Car Theft 39.3 126.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Radford

White
83.0% (14,640)
African American
9.7% (1,708)
American Indian
0.0% (4)
Asian
1.5% (271)
Hawaiian
0.0% (7)
Other
0.1% (10)
Two Or More
2.7% (478)
Hispanic
2.9% (512)
Race Radford VA USA
White 83.0% 62.2% 61.1%
African American 9.7% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 6.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.9% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Radford, Virginia

Less than $10,000
15.2% (268,761)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.6% (152,049)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (244,122)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (191,926)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (206,191)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (309,611)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.4% (113,470)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.1% (212,675)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (26,908)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (37,283)
Income Radford VA USA
Less than $10,000 15.2% 5.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.6% 3.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 7.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 11.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 16.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.4% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.1% 16.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 8.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 10.1% 7.0%

Gender in Radford

Female
52.2% (9,205)
Male
47.8% (8,425)
Gender Radford VA USA
Female 52.2% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.8% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Radford for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (705)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,057)
High School / GED
24.0% (4,231)
Some College
18.0% (3,173)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,586)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (3,702)
Master's Degree
12.0% (2,115)
Professional Degree
1.0% (176)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (881)
Education Radford VA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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