Richmond, Texas

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Population in 2013: 11,863 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.1%
 
Males: 6,536  (55.1%)
Females: 5,327  (44.9%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 77469.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,476 (it was $34,888 in 2000)
Richmond:

$46,476
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,561 (it was $15,195 in 2000)

Richmond city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,807 (it was $62,500 in 2000)
Richmond:

$101,807
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $750.

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  • Races in Richmond, TX (2010)

    Richmond races chart
    • 6,47255.4%Hispanic
    • 2,95125.3%White alone
    • 2,02317.3%Black alone
    • 1211.0%Asian alone
    • 680.6%Two or more races
    • 340.3%American Indian alone
    • 90.08%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Richmond detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Richmond: 91.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (7.6%), English (4.7%), Irish (4.2%), Czech (2.3%), United States (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.72 square miles.

Population density: 3,185 people per square mile   (average).

Richmond,TX real estate house value index trend

Richmond, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Richmond:

  • High school or higher: 63.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richmond city:

  • Never married: 37.7%
  • Now married: 42.5%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

2,557 residents are foreign born (19.2% Latin America).

This city:

20.4%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 88 registered sex offenders living in Richmond, Texas as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Richmond to the number of sex offenders is 134 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,031 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,703 (1.8%)

Richmond satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sugar Land, TX (9.0 miles , pop. 63,328).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (26.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Cumings, TX (1.6 miles ), Rosenberg, TX (1.8 miles ), Pecan Grove, TX (1.9 miles ), New Territory, TX (2.3 miles ), Greatwood, TX (2.4 miles ), Pleak, TX (2.7 miles ), Four Corners, TX (3.0 miles ), Sugar Land, TX (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $88,300
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $48,500
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $44,900
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2003: 26 buildings, average cost: $100,900
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $156,900
  • 2006: 27 buildings, average cost: $196,500
  • 2007: 35 buildings, average cost: $302,400
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $382,600
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 23 buildings, average cost: $143,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.58 N, Longitude: 95.76 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,137 (+25.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 961 (18.0%)

Richmond household income distribution Richmond home values distribution

Crime rates in Richmond by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0101300020110
per 100,000 0.08.60.07.722.70.00.00.014.60.08.48.20.0
Rapes 5451466111098659
per 100,000 44.134.641.5108.045.444.078.773.365.758.450.340.876.0
Robberies 1214152211121510111110711
per 100,000 105.9121.0124.5169.783.288.0107.373.380.380.483.957.292.9
Assaults 35383427484244343835363233
per 100,000 308.9328.3282.2208.2363.2308.0314.8249.3277.3255.7301.9261.3278.7
Burglaries 76102837111210275638760847143
per 100,000 670.7881.3689.0547.6847.5747.9536.5462.0634.8438.3704.4579.7363.1
Thefts 233400382306270203186201219158185129122
per 100,000 2,056.13,456.03,170.92,360.02,043.11,488.51,330.61,473.91,597.81,154.31,551.41,053.21,030.3
Auto thefts 2019273130233230218201413
per 100,000 176.5164.2224.1239.1227.0168.6228.9220.0153.258.4167.7114.3109.8
Arson 118651068531210
per 100,000 97.169.149.838.675.744.057.236.721.97.316.88.20.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 282.1373.1331.7358.9350.9257.7277.0248.2292.1211.0277.1217.9227.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Richmond detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 40 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.45
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +819 (+8.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (32%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Richmond: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Richmond, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Richmond-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/13/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.8 miles away from the Richmond city center injured 2 people.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.8 miles away from the city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Richmond-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 152.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 358.0 miles away from Richmond center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 379.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 144.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 458.3 miles away from Richmond center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 145.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fort Bend County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Richmond topographic map

Birthplace of: Anthony Rendon - Baseball player, Jermell Charlo - Boxer, Chamberlain Oguchi - College basketball player (Oregon Ducks), Javarris Williams - Football player.

Hospitals in Richmond:

  • B T T C WILLOW GLEN HOUSE (1818 COLLINS RD)
  • OAKBEND MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 1705 JACKSON ST)
  • RICHMOND STATE SCHOOL (2100 PRESTON ROAD)

Home Health Centers in Richmond:

  • ADBRIGHT HEALTHCARE SERVICES INC (1601 MAIN STREET SUITE 406)
  • BENEVOLENT CARE HEALTH SERVICES INC (21118 AMBER CROSSING)
  • CARE COMMITTERS HEALTH SERVICES INC (301 SOUTH 9TH STREET SUITE 214)
  • EVENING STAR HEALTHCARE INC (6111 EVENING SUN CT)
  • IN TOUCH HEALTHCARE SERVICES (1235 BLUE LEAF DRIVE)
  • JOYSTAR HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (2018 RUSTIC OAK LANE)
  • LOGIC HOMEHEALTH SERVICES INC (611 JACKSON STREET SUITE C)
  • PAIX HEALTH SERVICES INC (7311 EDEN CROSSING LANE)
  • PRICELESS HOME HEALTH (301 SOUTH 9TH STREET SUITE 219)
  • STARLITE HEALTH CARE INC (6514 CANYON CHASE DRIVE)

Nursing Homes in Richmond:

  • BRAZOSVIEW HEALTHCARE CENTER (2127 PRESTON)
  • CAMBRIDGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (1106 GOLFVIEW)
  • KATELAND SQUARE GERIATRIC CE (1106 GOLFVIEW)
  • RICHMOND HEALTH CARE CENTER (705 JACKSON ST)

Airports and heliports located in Richmond:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richmond:

  • Houston Baptist University (about 17 miles; Houston, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,340)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 22 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (about 24 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,023)
  • Rice University (about 24 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 6,713)
  • University of St Thomas (about 25 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Houston Community College (about 26 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 38,303)
  • Texas Southern University (about 27 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 7,053)

Public high schools in Richmond:

Private high school in Richmond:

  • CALVARY EPISCOPAL SCHOOL INC (Students: 337; Location: 1201 AUSTIN ST; Grades: PK - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Richmond:

Private elementary/middle schools in Richmond:

  • MONTESSORI HOUSE FOR CHILDREN (Students: 123; Location: 20625 LAKEMONT BEND LN; Grades: PK - KG)
  • SHADY OAK CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 116; Location: 600 MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 3)
  • ST JOHN'S METHODIST SCHOOL FOR LITTLE CHILDREN (Students: 106; Location: 400 JACKSON ST; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Richmond, map of school districts: LAMAR CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Richmond:

  • FORT BEND COUNTY LIBRARIES (Operating income: $11,306,016; Location: 1001 GOLFVIEW DR; 595,592 books; 1,795 e-books; 44,055 audio materials; 45,970 video materials; 22 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 1,253 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Richmond: Richmond Fire Department Station 1 (A), Fort Bend County Courthouse (B), Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office (C), Richmond Police Department (D), Fort Bend Museum (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Richmond include: Smith Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Second Mount Carmel Baptist Church (B), Primera Iglesia Bautista de Richmond Church (C), Saint Johns United Methodist Church (D), Mount Vernon United Methodist Church (E), First United Methodist Church Rosenberg (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Morton Cemetery (1), San Grabiel Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Richmond include: Richmond City Park (1), Davis Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Fort Bend Museum - Business Office (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 410 Jackson Street), Fort Bend County Offices - Constables- Westend (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 8923 Main Street).

Hotel: Comfort Inn (3555 Highway 36 Highway 5).

Court: Fort Bend County - 2nd Judicial Region Of Texas- District Courts- District Atto (211 Houston Street).

Fort Bend County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 119. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

119
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.304. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.304
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.24. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.24
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 22.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 11.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Richmond and their reported violations in the past:

TEAL BEND SHOPPING CENTER (Population served: 415, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
HANDY STOP GROCERY (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HERNANDEZ CONSTRUCTION (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
LA BANJEE EXXON (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
THE GORDON RANCH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
NICKS GROCERIES (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
FRIENDSHIP ASSEMBLY OF GOD (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
DRY CREEK PARK (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-21-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2007)
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Richmond that have no violations reported:

  • SWINGING DOOR RESTAURANT (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SAFARI TEXAS (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PLEAK KORNER (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PLANTATION FURNITURE (Population served: 90, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RIVER POINTE GOLF CLUB (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.2%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.0% for Black residents, 29.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.2% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.1%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.3%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Richmond in 2010:

  • 997 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 171 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 54 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 30 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Richmond in 2000:

  • 173 people in nursing homes
  • 64 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 44 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Richmond, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Richmond compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with most branches in Richmond (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Richmond Branch at 700 Jackson Street, branch established on 1925/03/01; Waterside Branch at 8003 W Grand Pkwy S, branch established on 2008/12/30. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Mason And Grand Pkwy Branch at 8027 W Grand Pkwy S, branch established on 2009/07/07. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Richmond Tx Walmart Branch at 5660 W Grand Parkway, branch established on 2008/11/12. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • First Community Bank, National Association: Richmond Branch at 208 Morton Street, branch established on 2006/12/12. Info updated 2009/03/24: Bank assets: $634.7 mil, Deposits: $559.1 mil, headquarters in Sugar Land, TX, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Jll/Fch Holdings I, Llc
  • International Bank of Commerce: Richmond Branch (Rosenburg) at 5250 Fm 1640, branch established on 2001/08/11. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $9,621.9 mil, Deposits: $6,548.8 mil, headquarters in Laredo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 197 total offices, Holding Company: International Bancshares Corporation
  • Prosperity Bank: Pecan Grove Branch at 2035 Fm 359 Suite D, branch established on 2005/09/26. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.
  • Capital One, National Association: Richmond Branch at 2120 Thompson Highway, branch established on 1980/05/22. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Compass Bank: Richmond Branch at 1202 Jackson Street, branch established on 1988/09/30. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • First National Bank Texas: Richmond Banking Center - Rc 633 at 5330 Fm 1640, branch established on 1999/09/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $944.3 mil, Deposits: $815.9 mil, headquarters in Killeen, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 250 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.7
Texas average:

14.4

Richmond travel time to work - commute Richmond mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

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Religion statistics for Richmond city (based on Fort Bend County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic81,09612
Evangelical Protestant76,590240
Mainline Protestant41,41939
Other34,33942
Black Protestant2,10311
Orthodox8653
None348,963-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 66
Fort Bend County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 56
Fort Bend County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 153
Fort Bend County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 232
Here:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Fort Bend County:

25.8%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.2%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 8$29,907$44,8610$0
Other Government Administration 6$31,295$62,5901$2,275
Judicial and Legal 2$6,079$36,4740$0
Police Protection - Officers 30$129,233$51,6930$0
Police - Other 12$34,605$34,6053$1,474
Firefighters 36$160,342$53,44717$17,278
Fire - Other 3$9,534$38,1361$836
Streets and Highways 11$32,998$35,9981$916
Sewerage 9$28,102$37,4690$0
Parks and Recreation 7$18,848$32,3110$0
Water Supply 16$46,428$34,8210$0
Other and Unallocable 4$11,872$35,6160$0
Totals for Government 144$539,243$44,93723$22,779

Richmond government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,430,000 ($120.54)
    General - Other: $1,119,000 ($94.33)
    Fire Protection: $832,000 ($70.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $686,000 ($57.83)
    Sewerage: $615,000 ($51.84)
    Regular Highways: $490,000 ($41.30)
    Water Utilities: $482,000 ($40.63)
    Central Staff Services: $415,000 ($34.98)
    Financial Administration: $230,000 ($19.39)
    Parks & Recreation: $196,000 ($16.52)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $80,000 ($6.74)
    General Public Buildings: $67,000 ($5.65)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($0.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $361,000 ($30.43)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $20,000 ($1.69)
  • Intergovernmental to State - General: $78,000 ($6.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $201,000 ($16.94)
    Regular Highways: $114,000 ($9.61)
    Police Protection: $89,000 ($7.50)
    Fire Protection: $71,000 ($5.98)
    Judicial: $7,000 ($0.59)
    General Public Building: $6,000 ($0.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($0.42)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,362,000 ($283.40)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $179,000 ($15.09)

Richmond government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,307,000 ($110.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $751,000 ($63.31)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $149,000 ($12.56)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $254,000 ($21.41)
    All Other: $151,000 ($12.73)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $296,000 ($24.95)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($1.94)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,447,000 ($121.98)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,497,000 ($126.19)
    Property: $939,000 ($79.15)
    Public Utilities: $656,000 ($55.30)
    NEC: $292,000 ($24.61)

Richmond government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $4,400,000 ($370.90)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,115,000 ($599.76)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $6,700,000 ($564.78)
    Water Utilities: $4,255,000 ($358.68)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $415,000 ($34.98)
    Water Utilities: $145,000 ($12.22)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $91,000 ($7.67)
    End of Fiscal Year: $60,000 ($5.06)

Richmond government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,189,000 ($184.52)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $837,000 ($70.56)

8.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($64,666 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.68%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,280 average AGI)
Fort Bend County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  4.98% ($57,326 average AGI)
from Brazoria County, TX  0.23% ($58,285)
from Travis County, TX  0.10% ($51,717)


7.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,298 average AGI)
Fort Bend County:

0.12%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  4.16% ($43,153 average AGI)
to Brazoria County, TX  0.25% ($49,575)
to Travis County, TX  0.15% ($49,894)

Strongest AM radio stations in Richmond:

  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KILT (610 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBME (790 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMIC (1590 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richmond:

  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KPTY (104.9 FM; MISSOURI CITY, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K259AB (99.7 FM; SUGAR LAND, TX; Owner: THE KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KLTN (102.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HBC HOUSTON LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KPFT (90.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KRTS (92.1 FM; SEABROOK, TX; Owner: KRTS, INC.)
  • KOVE-FM (106.5 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Richmond:

  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KVIT-LP (Channel 28; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Richmond fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 61m200ftTotal length
  • $64,000Total costs
  • 25,000Total average daily traffic
  • 750Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,000Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Richmond)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 202 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Richmond, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 101 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 245 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Richmond)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Richmond)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 106 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$161,67717$182,43127$151,9212$38,5353$125,0600$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$123,6851$115,4203$106,4601$40,5200$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$163,8434$162,71022$131,4568$26,0703$86,7571$25,650
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$152,9503$173,77710$171,5810$01$135,5200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$150,3001$191,4903$162,3231$29,1900$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6747.00 , 6748.00, 6749.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$197,8422$138,105
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$116,7600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$102,470
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6747.00 , 6748.00, 6749.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 217
  • Hazardous Condition: 252
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 14

Incident types - Richmond

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Richmond, TX
Most common first names in Richmond, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary10478.7 years
John9271.5 years
Robert7868.9 years
James7868.1 years
William6774.7 years
Charles5168.4 years
Joe4574.5 years
George4573.1 years
Thomas4367.4 years
Willie4275.4 years
Most common last names in Richmond, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez4766.1 years
Smith4574.2 years
Davis4173.3 years
Williams3871.6 years
Johnson3775.9 years
Brown3566.6 years
Jones3570.5 years
Garcia2765.6 years
Anderson2577.5 years
Hernandez2567.2 years
Businesses in Richmond, TX
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1McDonald's3
AT&T1Office Depot1
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Papa John's Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Penske1
AutoZone1PetSmart1
Burger King2Pizza Hut2
CVS2Popeyes1
Curves1Quiznos1
DHL2SONIC Drive-In3
Discount Tire1Safeway1
Domino's Pizza2Sears1
Famous Footwear1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx9Starbucks2
GNC1Taco Bell1
GameStop1Toyota1
Goodwill5True Value1
H&R Block2U-Haul6
Jack In The Box2UPS5
Kohl's1Vons1
Kroger3Walgreens3
Lane Furniture1Walmart2
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA1
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