StatisticSouth GardenRichmondVirginia
Population density (sq mi)3,0273,618218
Median age40.533.237.8
Male/Female ratio0.7:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1833%44%44%
Speak Englishn/a91%84%
Speak Spanishn/a5%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Garden is 16% lower than Richmond
  • The median age in South Garden is 22% higher than Richmond
  • In South Garden 18.31% of the population is White
  • In South Garden 67.04% of the population is Black
  • In South Garden 1.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Richmond, VA Demographics


      South Garden population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth GardenRichmondVirginia
      American Indian0.00%0.46%0.26%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.07%
      Mixed race13.66%3.50%3.37%
      Other race0.00%1.08%2.30%
      In South Garden, 6.3% 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

      South Garden age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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