Living in Richlands, VA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Richlands SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
8

Richlands, VA Crime Report

152
Total Crimes
2,891.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
12.60%
Above National Average

Richlands, VA Cost Of Living

80
Richlands's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Richlands, Virginia Info Snack

Richlands is a town in Tazewell County, Virginia, United States. The population was 5,823 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Bluefield, WV-VA micropolitan area which has a population of 107,578.
Population
5,439
Unemployment
7.8%
Poverty
23.0%
Median Home
$81,400
Median Income
$30,149
Median Rent
$644

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Rankings for Richlands in Virginia

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Map Of Richlands, VA

Population over time in Richlands

Year Population % Change
2017 5,439 -1.3%
2016 5,513 -1.0%
2015 5,568 -1.1%
2014 5,630 -1.2%
2013 5,698 -1.1%
2012 5,759 -0.9%
2011 5,811 -1.0%
2010 5,871 -0.9%
2009 5,927 -
Crime/100k Richlands VA USA
Violent Crime 304.4 200.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 0.0 42.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 247.3 118.7 246.8
Property Crime 2587.5 1665.8 2199.5
Burglary 551.8 182.8 376.0
Larceny 1883.6 1356.4 1594.6
Car Theft 152.2 126.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Richlands

White
94.9% (5,163)
African American
3.0% (163)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.4% (23)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (86)
Hispanic
0.1% (4)
Race Richlands VA USA
White 94.9% 62.2% 61.1%
African American 3.0% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 6.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.1% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Richlands, Virginia

Less than $10,000
16.3% (88,620)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.7% (58,403)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (80,728)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (66,521)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (71,933)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (86,816)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (46,226)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.8% (31,795)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (3,607)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (9,245)
Income Richlands VA USA
Less than $10,000 16.3% 5.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.7% 3.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 7.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 11.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 16.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.8% 16.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 8.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 10.1% 7.0%

Gender in Richlands

Female
51.1% (2,778)
Male
48.9% (2,660)
Gender Richlands VA USA
Female 51.1% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Richlands for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (707)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (707)
High School / GED
38.0% (2,066)
Some College
14.0% (761)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (489)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (326)
Master's Degree
6.0% (326)
Professional Degree
1.0% (54)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Richlands VA USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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