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Population (year 2000): 197,790. Estimated population in July 2005: 193,777 (-2.0% change)
Males: 92,068 (46.5%), Females: 105,722 (53.5%)

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 33.9 years
Median household income: $31,121 (year 2000)
Median house value: $87,300 (year 2000)

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Races in Richmond:

  • Black (57.2%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (37.7%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • Other race (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: English (8.5%), German (6.1%), Irish (5.4%), United States (3.8%), Scottish (2.0%), Italian (1.9%).

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Elevation: 190 feet

Land area: 60.1 square miles

Richmond,

For population 25 years and over in Richmond

  • High school or higher: 75.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richmond city

  • Never married: 40.9%
  • Now married: 34.7%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

3.9% Foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.0% Asia, 0.7% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: -5,398 (-2.7%).




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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: VA Norfolk, (94.1 miles pop. 234,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (233.0 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Highland Park, VA (5.0 miles East VA (5.1 miles Lakeside, VA (5.8 miles Dumbarton, VA (5.9 miles Montrose, VA (6.3 miles Bensley, VA (6.6 miles Chamberlayne, VA (7.3 miles Laurel, Air, VA (7.5 miles Bon


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 147 buildings, average cost: $87,000
  • 1997: 134 buildings, average cost: $75,600
  • 1998: 126 buildings, average cost: $84,100
  • 1999: 133 buildings, average cost: $115,200
  • 2000: 170 buildings, average cost: $93,300
  • 2001: 179 buildings, average cost: $107,600
  • 2002: 161 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2003: 279 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2004: 319 buildings, average cost: $144,100
  • 2005: 525 buildings, average cost: $161,200

Latitude: 37.54 N, Longitude: 77.46 W

Area code: 804


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Richmond, Virginia business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (21.7%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (11.7%), Retail trade (10.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +68,079 (+34.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 51,534 (58.0%)


 

Crime in Richmond by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 72 72 72 77 93 93
    per 100,000 36.4 36.4 36.4 38.9 47.0 47.0
Rapes 111 110 117 118 98 101
    per 100,000 56.1 55.6 59.2 59.7 49.5 51.1
Robberies 1,035 1,117 1,430 1,289 1,174 1,343
    per 100,000 523.3 564.7 723.0 651.7 593.6 679.0
Assaults 1,026 1,045 1,127 1,122 1,109 1,163
    per 100,000 518.7 528.3 569.8 567.3 560.7 588.0
Burglaries 2,880 2,829 2,943 2,966 2,816 2,731
    per 100,000 1456.1 1430.3 1487.9 1499.6 1423.7 1380.8
Thefts 8,339 8,848 9,455 9,926 N/A 7,982
    per 100,000 4216.1 4473.4 4780.3 5018.5 N/A 4035.6
Auto thefts 2,101 2,689 3,063 2,504 2,711 2,376
    per 100,000 1062.2 1359.5 1548.6 1266.0 1370.6 1201.3
675.1 721.6 810.2 778.7 N/A 742.9


Average climate in Richmond, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Richmond:

Richmond-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/6/1993, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the Richmond city center killed 4 people and injured 246 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/8/1984, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the city center injured 15 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Aimee Mann - (born 1960), musician, Shirley MacLaine - (born 1934), actor, Warren Beatty - (born 1937), film director, Douglas Wilder - (born 1931), Virginia Governor, Tom Wolfe - (born 1931), writer (The Bonfire of the Vanities), Darren Sharper - 2005 NFL player (Minnesota Vikings, born: Nov 3, 1975), Erron Kinney - 2005 NFL player (Tennessee Titans, born: Jul 28, 1977), David Terrell - 2005 NFL player (Denver Broncos, born: Mar 13, 1979), Billy McMullen - 2005 NFL player (Philadelphia Eagles, born: Mar 8, 1980), Zuriel Smith - 2005 NFL player (New York Giants, born: Jan 15, 1980).


Main business address for: ETHYL CORP (INDUSTRIAL ORGANIC CHEMICALS), PERFORMANCE FOOD GROUP CO (WHOLESALE-GROCERIES & GENERAL LINE), CHESAPEAKE CORP /VA/ (PAPERBOARD CONTAINERS & BOXES), VERIZON VIRGINIA INC (TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS (NO RADIO TELEPHONE)), MEDIA GENERAL INC (NEWSPAPERS: PUBLISHING OR PUBLISHING & PRINTING), CADMUS COMMUNICATIONS CORP/NEW (COMMERCIAL PRINTING), BRINKS CO (ARRANGEMENT OF TRANSPORTATION OF FREIGHT & CARGO), UNIVERSAL CORP /VA/ (WHOLESALE-FARM PRODUCT RAW MATERIALS) and 15 other public companies.


Hospitals/medical centers in Richmond:
  • BON SECOURS-STUART CIRCLE HOSPITAL (413-21 STUART CIRCLE)
  • CAPITOL MEDICAL CENTER (700 WEST GRACE ST)
  • CHARTER WESTBROOK BEHAVIOR HLTH SY INC (1500 WESTBROOK AVENUE)
  • CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL (2924 BROOK ROAD)
  • CHIPPENHAM MEDICAL CENTER (1401 JOHNSTON WILLIS DRIVE)
  • COLUMBIA RETREAT HOSPITAL (2621 GROVE AVENUE)
  • HEALTHSOUTH MEDICAL CENTER (7700 PARHAM RD)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSP OF VIRGINIA (5700 FITZHUGH AVENUE)
  • HENRICO DOCTORS HOSPITAL FOREST (1602 SKIPWITH ROAD)
  • MEDICAL COLLEGE OF VIRGINIA HOSPITALS (401 N 12TH ST, MCV STATION BOX 510)
  • RICHMOND COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (1500 N 28TH ST)
  • ST MARYS HOSPITAL OF RICHMOND (5801 BREMO RD)
  • VALUEMARK WESTEND BEHAVIOR HEALTH SYST (12800 WEST CREEK PARKWAY)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Richmond:
  • RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL (about 11 miles; RICHMOND, VA; ID: RIC)
  • NEWPORT NEWS/WILLIAMSBURG INTERNATIONAL (about 74 miles; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; ID: PHF)
  • CHARLOTTESVILLE-ALBEMARLE (about 80 miles; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; ID: CHO)
Other public-use airports nearest to Richmond:
  • CHESTERFIELD COUNTY (about 11 miles; RICHMOND, VA; ID: FCI)
  • HANOVER COUNTY MUNI (about 12 miles; RICHMOND/ASHLAND, VA; ID: OFP)
  • WATHALL CHANNEL (about 18 miles; CHESTER, VA; ID: 2G6)

Amtrak stations:
  • RICHMOND, MAIN STREET (1500 MAIN STREET). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms.
  • RICHMOND (7519 STAPLES MILL RD.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 1143 $2,990,384 $31,395 547 $551,116
Local Libraries 73 $219,476 $36,078 46 $33,164
Other and Unallocable 165 $534,336 $38,860 1 $1,220
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 2633 $9,287,066 $42,326 617 $878,020
Financial Administration 278 $1,185,473 $51,171 3 $10,893
Other Government Administration 127 $562,834 $53,181 4 $5,599
Health 95 $311,415 $39,336 8 $15,111
Judicial and Legal 107 $455,603 $51,095 3 $4,258
Police Protection - Officers 674 $2,940,272 $52,349 0 $0
Police - Other 174 $607,739 $41,913 21 $18,560
Firefighters 411 $1,792,129 $52,324 0 $0
Fire - Other 10 $41,245 $49,494 0 $0
Correction 604 $2,011,307 $39,959 14 $20,101
Streets and Highways 205 $732,770 $42,893 2 $2,672
Water Transport and Terminals 5 $25,113 $60,271 0 $0
Welfare 457 $1,511,173 $39,680 3 $5,413
Solid Waste Management 114 $301,582 $31,745 0 $0
Sewerage 102 $363,727 $42,791 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 262 $721,385 $33,040 244 $66,285
Housing and Community Development(Local) 396 $1,435,566 $43,502 2 $2,834
Water Supply 93 $350,259 $45,194 0 $0
Electric Power 34 $118,936 $41,977 0 $0
Gas Supply 342 $1,237,420 $43,418 0 $0
Totals for Government 8504 $29,737,210 $41,962 1515 $1,615,246


Biggest Colleges/Universities in Richmond:
  • VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 18,753; Location: 910 W FRANKLIN ST; Public; Website: www.vcu.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • J SARGEANT REYNOLDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 4,906; Location: 1701 E Parham Road; Public; Website: www.jsr.cc.va.us)
  • UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND (FT enrollment: 3,756; Location: 28 WESTHAMPTON WAY; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.richmond.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • VIRGINIA UNION UNIVERSITY (FT enrollment: 1,476; Location: 1500 N LOMBARDY ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.vuu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • ECPI TECHNICAL COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 1,067; Location: 800 MOOREFIELD PK DR; Private, for-profit; Website: www.ecpi.edu)
  • UNION THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY AND PRESBYTERIAN SCHOOL (FT enrollment: 282; Location: 3401 BROOK RD; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.union-psce.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • BETA TECH (FT enrollment: 225; Location: 7914 MIDLOTHIAN TPK; Private, for-profit)
  • BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE-RICHMOND (FT enrollment: 200; Location: 8141 HULL ST RD; Private, for-profit; Website: www.bryantstratton.edu)
  • BAPTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY AT RICHMOND (FT enrollment: 199; Location: 3400 BROOK RD; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.btsr.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (FT enrollment: 127; Location: 300 GATEWAY CENTRE PKY; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • BON SECOURS MEMORIAL SCHOOL OF NURSING (FT enrollment: 98; Location: 8550 MAGELLAN PKWY #1100; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bonsecours.com/son/index.htm)
  • BRAXTON SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (FT enrollment: 54; Location: 4917 AUGUSTA AVE; Private, for-profit)
  • TWIN IMAGE BEAUTY ACADEMY (Location: 5519 HULL ST RD; Private, for-profit)
  • INDUSTRIAL TRAINING COMPANY (Location: 10821 TRADE RD; Private, for-profit; Website: ITCTraining)
  • JANARDS BEAUTY SCHOOL (Location: 2311 HUNGARY RD; Private, for-profit)
  • VIRGINIA INSTITUTE OF PASTORAL CARE (Location: 2000 BREMO RD STE 105; Private, not-for-profit)
  • ST MARYS HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF RADIOLOGIC SCIENCES (Location: 5801 BREMO RD; Private, not-for-profit)
  • INSURANCE SEMINARS (Location: 121 AVEBURY DR; Private, for-profit)
  • MOSELEY-FLINT SCHOOL OF REAL ESTATE (Location: 8543 MAYLAND DR BLDG B; Private, for-profit)
  • RICHMOND VIRGINIA SEMINARY (Location: 2318-20 CEDAR ST; Private, not-for-profit; Offers Master's degree)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Richmond:
  • JOHN TYLER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; CHESTER, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,520)
  • VIRGINIA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 24 miles; PETERSBURG, VA; FT enrollment: 3,641)
  • COLLEGE OF WILLIAM AND MARY (about 52 miles; WILLIAMSBURG, VA; FT enrollment: 7,133)
  • MARY WASHINGTON COLLEGE (about 53 miles; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; FT enrollment: 3,731)
  • LONGWOOD COLLEGE (about 67 miles; FARMVILLE, VA; FT enrollment: 3,557)
  • CHRISTOPHER NEWPORT UNIVERSITY (about 74 miles; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; FT enrollment: 4,432)
  • COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN MARYLAND (about 76 miles; LA PLATA, MD; FT enrollment: 3,439)
Biggest public high schools in Richmond:
  • HERMITAGE HIGH (Students: 2,114; Location: 8301 HUNGARY SPRING RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • GODWIN HIGH (Students: 2,035; Location: 2101 PUMP RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • VARINA HIGH (Students: 1,747; Location: 7053 MESSER RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MONACAN HIGH (Students: 1,740; Location: 11501 SMOKETREE DR; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MEADOWBROOK HIGH (Students: 1,632; Location: 4901 COGBILL RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • FREEMAN HIGH (Students: 1,619; Location: 8701 THREE CHOPT RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • TUCKER HIGH (Students: 1,554; Location: 2910 PARHAM RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • HENRICO HIGH (Students: 1,470; Location: 302 AZALEA AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • HUGUENOT HIGH (Students: 1,209; Location: 7945 FOREST HILL AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • GEORGE WYTHE HIGH (Students: 1,143; Location: 4314 CRUTCHFIELD ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
Biggest private high schools in Richmond:
  • ST CHRISTOPHER'S SCHOOL (Students: 879; Location: 711 ST CHRISTOPHER ROAD; Grades: KG - 12; Boys only)
  • ST CATHERINES SCHOOL (Students: 738; Location: 6001 GROVE AVENUE; Grades: PK - 12; Girls only)
  • STEWARD SCHOOL (Students: 408; Location: 11600 GAYTON ROAD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • LANDMARK CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 309; Location: 4000 CREIGHTON ROAD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • BENEDICTINE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 273; Location: 304 NORTH SHEPPARD ST.; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)
  • GROVE AVENUE BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 240; Location: 8701 RIDGE ROAD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • COMMONWEALTH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 211; Location: 6255 WARWICK ROAD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • VICTORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 194; Location: 8491 CHAMBERLAYNE RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • GEARA GROUP/ED. DEV. CENTER (Students: 100; Location: PO BOX 25517; Grades: 1 - 12)
  • CHARTERHOUSE SCHOOL (Students: 96; Location: 3900 WESTBROAD ST; Grades: 7 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Richmond:
  • MANCHESTER MIDDLE (Students: 1,491; Location: 7401 HULL STREET RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • ROLFE MIDDLE (Students: 1,411; Location: 6901 MESSER RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • BROOKLAND MIDDLE (Students: 1,353; Location: 9200 LYDELL DR; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • FAIRFIELD MIDDLE (Students: 1,309; Location: 5121 NINE MILE RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • SALEM CHURCH MIDDLE (Students: 1,207; Location: 9700 SALEM CHURCH RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • FALLING CREEK MIDDLE (Students: 1,192; Location: 4724 HOPKINS RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • TUCKAHOE MIDDLE (Students: 1,187; Location: 9000 THREE CHOPT RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • PROVIDENCE MIDDLE (Students: 1,050; Location: 900 STARLIGHT LN; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • BYRD MIDDLE (Students: 1,035; Location: 9400 QUIOCCASIN RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • MOODY MIDDLE (Students: 1,003; Location: 7800 WOODMAN RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
Biggest private primary/middle schools in Richmond:
  • ST EDWARD EPIPHANY SCHOOL (Students: 519; Location: 10701 W HUGUENOT RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST BRIDGETS (Students: 490; Location: 6011 YORK ROAD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • OUR LADY OF LOURDES ELEM SCH (Students: 416; Location: 8200 WOODMAN ROAD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST MICHAEL'S EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (Students: 334; Location: 8706 QUAKER LANE; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 329; Location: 9501 GAYTON ROAD; Grades: PK - 5)
  • THE RICHMOND MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 267; Location: 499 NORTH PARHAM ROAD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ALL SAINTS CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 241; Location: 3418 NOBLE AVENUE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • LUTHER MEMORIAL SCHOOL (Students: 227; Location: 1301 ROBIN HOOD ROAD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST BENEDICT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 224; Location: 3100 GROVE AVENUE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • WEBBER COMMUNITY CHRISTIAN SCH (Students: 196; Location: 7800 SALEM CHURCH ROAD; Grades: PK - 4)
Libraries in Richmond:
  • HENRICO COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $8,895,421; Location: 1001 N. LABURNUM AVENUE; 584,375 books; 24,179 audio materials; 12,595 video materials; 1,818 serial subscriptions)
  • RICHMOND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $5,010,941; Location: 101 EAST FRANKLIN STREET; 820,835 books; 17,780 audio materials; 6,829 video materials; 1,547 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Richmond: Richmond Waterworks (A), Main Street Station (B), Hermitage Business Park (C), Pine Camp (D), Parnell Air Industrial Park (E), Willow Grove Country Club (F), McGuire Circle (G), Hull Street Station (H), Deepwater Terminal Port of Richmond (I), Broad Street Station (J), Rocketts Landing (K), Science Museum of Virginia (L), Sangen Hall (M), The Old Stone House (N), The Mosque (O), Hull Street Branch Richmond Public Library (P), Johnson Building (Q), Confederate Museum (R), Confederate Soldiers Home (S), Confederate White House (T).

Shopping Centers: Stratford Hills Shopping Center (1), Patterson at Libbie Shopping Center (2), Midlothian Mall Shopping Center (3), Parkway Plaza Shopping Center (4), Warwick Plaza Shopping Center (5), Southside Plaza Shopping Center (6), Chippenham Mall Shopping Center (7).

Churches in Richmond include: Church of God and Saints of Christ Tabernacle (A), Church of the Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith (B), Church of the Redeemer (C), Pine Street Baptist Church (D), Full Gospel Tabernacle Church (E), All Saints Apostolic Church (F), All Saints Reformed Presbyterian Church (G), All Souls Presbyterian Church (H).

Cemeteries: Riverview Cemetery (1), Gravel Hill Cemetery (2), Oakwood Cemetery (3), Mount Olivet Cemetery (4), Mount Calvary Cemetery (5), Monteflore Cemetery (6), Hebrew Cemetery (7).

Reservoirs: Cherokee Lake (A), Shields Lake (B), Westhampton Lake (C), Hobby Hill Lake (D), Swan Lake (E), Sheilds Lake (F), Lake Cherokee (G), Boat Lake (H).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Powhite Creek (A), Reedy Creek (B), Goode Creek (C), Gillie Creek (D), Shockoe Creek (E), Cannon Branch (F), Stony Run (G), Broad Rock Creek (H), Bacons Quarter Branch (I).

Parks in Richmond include: Byron Highland Park Plaza (1), Fisher Park (2), Stonewall Jackson Statue (3), General J E B Stuart Statue (4), Washington Square Park (5), Holly Street Park (6), Poe Shrine (7), Monroe Park Historic District (8), Taylors Hill Park (9).

Post offices: Richmond Main Post Office (A), Central Station Richmond Post Office (B), Capitol Station Richmond Post Office (C), East End Station Richmond Post Office (D), Northside Station Richmond Post Office (E), Southside Station Richmond Post Office (F), Westhampton Station Richmond Post Office (G), Saunders Station Richmond Post Office (H), Forest Hill Station Richmond Post Office (I).


Richmond compared to Virginia state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Richmond:
  • WFTH (1590 AM; 5 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: TRI-CITY CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WXGI (950 AM; 4 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: GEE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WREJ (1540 AM; 10 kW; RICHMOND, VA)
  • WVNZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; RICHMOND, VA)
  • WRNL (910 AM; 5 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBTK (1380 AM; 5 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGGM (820 AM; 10 kW; CHESTER, VA; Owner: HOFFMAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDZY (1290 AM; 25 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLEE (1320 AM; 5 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: 4M OF RICHMOND, INC)
  • WCLM (1450 AM; 1 kW; HIGHLAND SPRINGS, VA; Owner: WORLD MEDIA BROADCAST COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richmond:
  • WCVE-FM (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJMO-FM (105.7 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCDX (92.1 FM; MECHANICSVILLE, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMXB (103.7 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WRXL (102.1 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBTJ (106.5 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDYL (101.1 FM; CHESTER, VA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W298AG (107.5 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WBBT-FM (107.3 FM; POWHATAN, VA; Owner: MAINQUAD, INC.)
  • WKHK (95.3 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WTVR-FM (98.1 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRVQ (94.5 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYFJ (100.1 FM; ASHLAND, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKJS (104.7 FM; CREWE, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDCE (90.1 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND)
  • WAUQ (89.7 FM; CHARLES CITY, VA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WJZV (93.1 FM; ETTRICK, VA; Owner: RICHMOND BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WRHH (99.3 FM; PETERSBURG, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWUZ (96.9 FM; BOWLING GREEN, VA; Owner: THE FREE LANCE-STAR PUBLISHING CO. OF FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • WARV-FM (100.3 FM; PETERSBURG, VA; Owner: MAINQUAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Richmond:
  • W48BI (Channel 48; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WWBT (Channel 12; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF VIRGINIA)
  • W39CO (Channel 39; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WXOB-LP (Channel 17; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: KM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCVE-TV (Channel 23; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRLH-TV (Channel 35; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: WRLH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTVR-TV (Channel 6; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: ELCOM OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WRIC-TV (Channel 8; PETERSBURG, VA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF RICHMOND, INC.)
  • WCVW (Channel 57; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKYV-LP (Channel 61; KEYSVILLE, VA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUPV (Channel 65; ASHLAND, VA; Owner: BELL BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WFMA-LP (Channel 52; FARMVILLE, VA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWAY (Channel 3; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)

 

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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