According to the 2000 Census, Richmond city, Virginia has a population of 197,790 people. Of those, 75,744 (38%) are White, 113,108 (57%) are Black, and 5,074 (3%) are Latino. However, 1,618 (or 1% of the 197,790 people) are not residents by choice but are people in prison.
A more accurate description would not include the prisoners. This would give Richmond city a population of 196,172 with a demographic that is 39% White, 57% Black, and 3% Latino.