StatisticRichmondCaliforniaNational
Population108,30339,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,60325691
Median age35.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%46%43%
Speak English48%56%79%
Speak Spanish35%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Richmond is 1307% higher than California
  • The median age in Richmond is 1% lower than California
  • In Richmond 38.37% of the population is White
  • In Richmond 22.25% of the population is Black
  • In Richmond 15.25% of the population is Asian

Compare Richmond, CA Demographics

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      Richmond population breakdown by race

      RaceRichmondCaliforniaNational
      White38.37%61.26%73.35%
      Black22.25%5.85%12.63%
      Asian15.25%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.31%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.51%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race5.96%4.62%3.06%
      Other race17.35%13.28%4.75%
      In Richmond, 40.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Richmond age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Richmond, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).