For population 25 years and over in Richmond:
For population 15 years and over in Richmond village:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $640 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (54.4 miles , pop. 53,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (133.4 miles , pop. 227,818).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (308.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Tallulah, LA (1.4 miles ), Mound, LA (3.1 miles) , Delta, LA (3.8 miles ), Vicksburg, MS (4.2 miles ), Delhi, LA (4.4 miles ), Newellton, LA (4.7 miles ), Epps, LA (4.8 miles ), Pioneer, LA (5.3 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.39 N, Longitude: 91.17 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 318
Population change in the 1990s: +92 (+22.6%).
Work and jobs in Richmond: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Richmond, Louisiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Richmond-area historical tornado activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 245% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/5/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the Richmond village center killed 38 people and injured 270 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 2/21/1971, a category F5 tornado 17.3 miles away from the village center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Richmond-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Louisiana state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.3 miles away from Richmond center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Madison Parish (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Tornado: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Richmond:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richmond:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.468. This is about average. There were 46 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.53. This is significantly better than average. There were 90 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 18.2. This is better than average. There were 51 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.70. This is about average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.2%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.9% for Black residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Richmond compared to Louisiana state average:
Banks with branches in Richmond (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Richmond village (based on Madison Parish data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.28%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.43% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,333 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($23,800 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Richmond:
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TV broadcast stations around Richmond:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
Businesses in Richmond, LA