Richwood Brazoria County, Texas

Richwood: City in West Virginia, United States

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Location of Richwood on Texas map.


Richwood is a city located in the county of Brazoria in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,510 and a population density of 812 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,015 inhabitants.

The city was created 120 years ago in 1900.

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RichwoodWV skyline
RichwoodWV skyline image


Richwood is located at 29°3'22"N 95°24'36"W (29.0560800, -95.4099400).

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Richwood forecast: Mostly sunny. High near 75, with temperatures falling to around 72 in the afternoon. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. more

Richwood Quick Facts

Population : 4,015 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Brazoria County
Postal code : 26261
Area : 4.32 km2
Altitude : 2,208 feet / 673 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1901 (120 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 03:59:01 (17th October 2021)
Density : 929 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 12.58% (2010-2020)
Weather : 75℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather


The population of Richwood increased by 12.58% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,510 - census
2011 3,574 1.79% estimation process
2012 3,609 0.97% estimation process
2013 3,654 1.23% estimation process
2014 3,745 2.43% estimation process
2015 3,820 1.96% estimation process
2016 3,889 1.77% estimation process
2017 3,920 0.79% estimation process
2018 3,956 0.91% estimation process
2019 3,988 0.8% estimation process
2020 4,015 0.67% estimation process

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People born in Richwood (6)

People born in Richwood, including politician Clifton Skeen, writer Emily Brightwell, politician Mike Callaghan, you can see a list of people who born in Richwood.

Schools in Richwood

College & universities near Richwood, TX

Code Name City ZIP
223506 Brazosport College Lake Jackson (TX) 77566-3199

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Richwood, TX

Code Name Address Type
GLS Galveston (Texas Eagle Bus), Texas 25th St. and Strand St. BUS
HOG Houston, TX 2121 Main Street BUS
HOS Houston 902 Washington Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Richwood

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clu Post Office Clute (TX) 77531

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Brazoria County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Brazoria County , TX. (more)

City Name Population Title
Pearland 123,562 City in the U.
Alvin 27,140 City in Brazoria County, Texas, United States
Lake Jackson 27,063 City in Brazoria County, Texas, United States
Angleton 19,521 City in Texas, USA
Manvel 13,867 City in Grand Forks County, North Dakota, United States of America
Freeport 12,126 City in Texas
Clute 11,724 City in Brazoria County, Texas, United States
West Columbia 3,830 City in Texas, United States
Sweeny 3,618 City in Brazoria County, Texas, United States
Brazoria 3,063 City in Texas, USA
Wild Peach Village 2,452 Census designated place
Jones Creek 2,062 City in Brazoria County, Texas, United States of America
Iowa Colony 1,822 Village in the United States
Danbury 1,757 City in Texas
Brookside Village 1,582 City in Brazoria County, Texas, United States
Holiday Lakes 1,225 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Richwood distances to largest Texas cities