Best Places to Live

Richmond, VA

Population: 213,735
LIV
SCORE
596
Photo: Jay Adams

As Virginia's state capital, Richmond hosts a number of companies and agencies affiliated with law, finance, banking and government. The city has a revitalized downtown district and attractions like the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Edgar Allan Poe Museum, while a strong education system includes Virginia Commonwealth University and the Medical College of Virginia.

Richmond, VA Ranking Data

Civic
56
Demographics
53
Economy
34
Education
73
Health
88
Housing
33
Infrastructure
69