For population 25 years and over in Richmond:
For population 15 years and over in Richmond town:
36 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Janesville, WI (15.9 miles , pop. 59,498).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (42.6 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (80.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Whitewater, WI (2.1 miles ), Sugar Creek, WI (2.5 miles ), Johnstown, WI (2.5 miles ), Delavan, WI (2.7 miles ), Darien, WI (2.7 miles ), Whitewater, WI (2.8 miles ), La Grange, WI (2.9 miles ), Darien, WI (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.72 N, Longitude: 88.71 W
Area code: 608
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Richmond: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Richmond, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Richmond-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 128% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.8 miles away from the Richmond town center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 29.3 miles away from the town center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Richmond-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 78.5 miles away from Richmond center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Walworth County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Matt Slocum (drummer) - Jazz drummer, Roy Vassau - Football player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Richmond:
Amtrak stations near Richmond:
Local government website: TOWN.RICHMOND.WI.US
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.
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)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
4 people in nursing homes in 2000
Richmond compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Richmond (based on Walworth County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 21
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,122 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($291 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,167 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($118 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Richmond:
Strongest FM radio stations in Richmond:
TV broadcast stations around Richmond:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 250
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 250
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.