StatisticVirginia UnionRichmondVirginia
Population density (sq mi)1,3133,618218
Median age39.033.237.8
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1825%44%44%
Speak Englishn/a91%84%
Speak Spanishn/a5%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Virginia Union is 64% lower than Richmond
  • The median age in Virginia Union is 18% higher than Richmond
  • In Virginia Union 27.37% of the population is White
  • In Virginia Union 66.47% of the population is Black
  • In Virginia Union 1.24% of the population is Asian

Compare Richmond, VA Demographics


      Virginia Union population breakdown by race

      RaceVirginia UnionRichmondVirginia
      American Indian0.81%0.46%0.26%
      Native Hawaiian0.23%0.03%0.07%
      Mixed race3.28%3.50%3.37%
      Other race0.60%1.08%2.30%
      In Virginia Union, 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

      Virginia Union age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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