Southwood demographics profile

StatisticSouthwoodRichmondVirginia
Population2,868216,7738,310,301
Population density (sq mi)14,4943,618191
Median age27.333.237.8
Male/Female ratio1.4:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1869%44%44%
Speak Englishn/a91%84%
Speak Spanishn/a5%7%
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  • The population density in Southwood is 301% higher than Richmond.
  • The median age in Southwood is 18% lower than Richmond.
  • In Southwood 63.37% of the population is White.
  • In Southwood 19.02% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Southwood 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Southwood population breakdown by race

RaceSouthwoodRichmondVirginia
White63.37%44.19%68.75%
Black or African American19.02%48.61%19.21%
Asian0.00%2.12%6.05%
American Indian6.22%0.46%0.26%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.07%
Mixed race8.58%3.50%3.37%
Other race2.82%1.08%2.30%
In Southwood, 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.

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