Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky
Richmond: City in and the county seat of Madison County, Kentucky, United States
Richmond is a city located in the county of Madison in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 31,364 and a population density of 523 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 36,800 inhabitants.
The city was created 225 years ago in 1797.
Quick Facts about Richmond
|Population :||36,800 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Kentucky (United States)|
|County :||Madison County|
|Postal code :||40475–40476|
|Phone Area Codes :||859|
|Area :||60 km2|
|Altitude :||948 feet / 289 meters|
|Capital city :||Richmond is capital of Madison County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1798 (225 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||11:07:40 (8th February 2023)|
|Density :||613 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||14.77% (2010-2020)|
Richmond is located at 37°44'52"N 84°17'41"W (37.7478600, -84.2946500).
- Official Website
Official website of Richmond
The population of Richmond increased by 14.77% in 10 years.
|Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 :||5,127|
|Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 :||4,310|
|Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 :||19.0%|
|April 1, 2020 Population :||5,015|
|April 1, 2010 Population :||4,227|
|People under 5 years old, percentage :||7.3%|
|People under 18 years old, percentage :||33.6%|
|People over 65 (%) :||8.3%|
|Female persons, % :||49.4%|
|White only, percent :||93.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent :||0.6%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native only, % :||0.4%|
|Asians alone % :||0.4%|
|Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % :||0.0%|
|% of people who have participated in two or more races :||5.0%|
|% of Hispanic or Latino :||6.3%|
|White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. :||88.3%|
|2015-2019 Veterans :||180|
|Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 :||2.2%|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||74.1%|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||74.1%|
|Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 :||$229,800|
|From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage :||$1,730|
|Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 :||$648|
|2015-2019 median gross rent :||$1,065|
|2015-2019 Households :||1,676|
|Population per household, 2015-2019 :||2.85|
|Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 :||80.9%|
|Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 :||3.4%|
|Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 :||97.3%|
|Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 :||92.8%|
|Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 :||95.4%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 :||39.2%|
|Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 :||12.0%|
|Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage :||3.9%|
|Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||77.0%|
|Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||69.9%|
|Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) :||4,361|
|2012 total retail sales ($1,000) :||28,214|
|2012 total retail sales per capita :||$6,609|
|Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||17.3|
|2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) :||$97,292|
|Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 :||$41,874|
|Percentage of people living in poverty :||6.6%|
|Total number of businesses in 2012 :||232|
|Men-owned businesses in 2012 :||101|
|Women-owned businesses in 2012 :||107|
|Minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||F|
|Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||208|
|Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||59|
|Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||155|
|2010 population per square mile :||2,003.4|
|2010 land area in square miles :||2.11|
Best Things to Do in Richmond
1 Fort Boonesborough State Park
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Where to Stay in Richmond
1 Quality Inn
2006 Colby Taylor Dr, Richmond, KY 40475, United States ➦ Show Map
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People born in Richmond (27)
- James B. McCreary (Governor of Kentucky (1838–1918)) he was born in 08/07/1838
- David R. Francis (American politician (1850-1927)) he was born in 01/10/1850
- Brutus J. Clay (American politician (1808-1878)) he was born in 01/07/1808
- Patricia Todd (American politician) she was born in 25/07/1955
- Green Clay Smith (Union Army general (1826-1895)) he was born in 04/07/1826
- James S. Rollins (American politician (1812-1888)) he was born in 19/04/1812
- Samuel Freeman Miller (American judge) he was born in 05/04/1816
- Tex Ritter (American basketball player) he was born in 26/02/1924
- Marquis Estill (American basketball coach and basketball player) he was born in 15/09/1981
- Jim Park (American baseball player) he was born in 10/11/1892
- Kelley Bowman (American high jumper) she was born in 26/03/1983
- Robert White (American college football coach, born 1912) he was born in 28/09/1912
- Don Phelps (Player of American and Canadian football (1924-1982)) he was born in 07/01/1924
- Ken Upchurch (American politician and newspaper publisher) he was born in 04/06/1969
- Gilbert Dobbs (American chess composer) he was born in 06/12/1867
- Bart Bellairs (American basketball player and coach, college athletics administrator) he was born in 24/08/1956
- Connor Davis (American sportsperson) he was born in 01/01/1993
- Damien Harris (American-football player (1997-)) he was born in 11/02/1997
Schools in Richmond
College & universities near Richmond, KY
|156620||Eastern Kentucky University||Richmond (KY)||40475-3102|
|488217||Medical Career & Technical College||Richmond (KY)||40475-2614|
|487904||Kentucky Horseshoeing School||Richmond (KY)||40475-1810|
|156295||Berea College||Berea (KY)||40404-2182|
|156277||Barrett and Company School of Hair Design||Nicholasville (KY)||40356-2152|
Amtrak & bus stations near Richmond, KY
|MAY||Maysville||West Front St & Rosemary Clooney St||RAIL|
Post offices near Richmond
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Richmond Post Office||Richmond (KY)||40475|
|Richmond Carrier Annex Post Office||Richmond (KY)||40475|
|Wa Post Office||Waco (KY)||40385|
|Berea Post Office||Berea (KY)||40403|
|Paint Lick Post Office||Paint Lick (KY)||40461|
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Other cities in Madison County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Madison County , KY.
|Berea||16,287||City in Kentucky|
|Arlington||296||Arlington is a city in Madison County, Kentucky|
Distance to Other Cities
Richmond distances to largest Kentucky cities