Unemployment Offices in Richmond, Virginia

There are 3 Unemployment Offices in Richmond, Virginia, serving a population of 220,892 people in an area of 60 square miles. There is 1 Unemployment Office per 73,630 people, and 1 Unemployment Office per 19 square miles.

In Virginia, Richmond is ranked 38th of 1092 cities in Unemployment Offices per capita, and 34th of 1092 cities in Unemployment Offices per square mile.

List of Richmond Unemployment Offices

Find Richmond, Virginia unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices.


Chesterfield Unemployment Office 7333 Whitepine Road Richmond, VA

Henrico Unemployment Office 121 Cedar Fork Road Richmond, VA

Richmond Unemployment Office 6301 Midlothian Turnpike Richmond, VA

About Richmond Unemployment Offices

Richmond Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Virginia State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Richmond, VA. Richmond unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for Richmond unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Virginia unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits

Richmond Unemployment Statistics

Find Richmond Unemployment Rates, Unemployment Rates by Age, and Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Richmond Unemployment Rates
 RichmondVirginia
Unemployment Rate8.8%5.5%
Male8.4%5.1%
Female7.9%5.0%
Persons with Disabilities18.7%11.9%
Richmond Unemployment Rates by Age
 RichmondVirginia
Age 16-1929.3%18.9%
Age 20-2415.5%11.2%
Age 25-297.2%6.8%
Age 30-347.9%5.2%
Age 35-447.1%4.2%
Age 45-548.0%3.7%
Age 55-594.6%3.3%
Age 60-644.3%3.1%
Age 65-744.6%3.1%
Age 75+5.5%2.5%
Richmond Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment
 RichmondVirginia
Less than High School Graduate16.1%8.8%
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)11.8%6.0%
Some College or Associate's Degree6.9%4.7%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher2.9%2.6%