Richmond, VA has a population of 216,773 and is the 101st largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,618 per sq mi which is 1791% higher than the Virginia average and 3894% higher than the national average. The median age in Richmond is 33 which is approximately 12% lower than the Virginia average of 38. In Richmond, 34% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 62% of Richmond residents were born in Virginia, 30% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 6% were foreign born.