Richwood, Texas

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Population in 2017: 3,907 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +29.7%
 
Males: 2,039  (52.2%)
Females: 1,868  (47.8%)
Median resident age:

33.7 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 77531.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $76,088 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Richwood:

$76,088
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,589 (it was $19,181 in 2000)

Richwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $166,763 (it was $69,200 in 2000)
Richwood:

$166,763
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $170,347; detached houses: $170,662

Median gross rent in 2017: $871.

March 2019 cost of living index in Richwood: 88.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.3%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.0% for Black residents, 18.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Richwood, TX (2017)
    • 2,35058.5%White alone
    • 1,31232.6%Hispanic
    • 1303.2%Black alone
    • 852.1%American Indian alone
    • 581.4%Two or more races
    • 60.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Richwood, Texas as of January 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Richwood is 785 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Richwood by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.9)
1
(27.5)
2
(54.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.2)
2
(50.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(58.0)
1
(28.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(61.0)
2
(59.5)
2
(59.0)
3
(87.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(82.4)
2
(54.1)
3
(77.0)
6
(151.3)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
14
(427.2)
12
(357.1)
17
(501.6)
17
(493.3)
5
(142.8)
11
(301.9)
9
(251.1)
22
(604.1)
10
(270.3)
5
(128.4)
9
(227.0)
7
(176.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
56
(1,709)
67
(1,994)
43
(1,269)
44
(1,277)
49
(1,399)
34
(933.0)
24
(669.6)
27
(741.4)
38
(1,027)
27
(693.2)
27
(681.0)
24
(605.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(61.0)
3
(89.3)
4
(118.0)
2
(58.0)
3
(85.7)
1
(27.4)
3
(83.7)
7
(192.2)
1
(27.0)
2
(51.3)
3
(75.7)
4
(100.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)115.3183.3107.1148.381.460.673.4125.8116.256.299.6100.1

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City-data.com crime index in Richwood, TX

Crime rate in Richwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Texas average:

2.04
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Ancestries: German (10.0%), Irish (7.5%), English (6.3%), American (4.7%), Italian (1.9%), Czech (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.57 square miles.

Population density: 2,494 people per square mile   (low).

Richwood, Texas map

336 residents are foreign born (7.5% Latin America).

This city:

8.4%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,545 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,768 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brazosport, TX (4.9 miles , pop. 59,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (48.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Lake Jackson, TX (1.5 miles ),
Clute, TX (1.6 miles ),
Brazosport, TX (2.2 miles ),
Jones Creek, TX (2.6 miles ),
Oyster Creek, TX (2.6 miles ),
Angleton, TX (2.7 miles ),
Freeport, TX (2.8 miles ),
Bailey's Prairie, TX (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 29.06 N, Longitude: 95.41 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 979

Distribution of median household income in Richwood, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Richwood, TX in 2017
Richwood satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $86,400
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $86,500
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $86,300
  • 2003: 32 buildings, average cost: $88,200
  • 2004: 35 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2005: 38 buildings, average cost: $135,200
  • 2006: 36 buildings, average cost: $126,600
  • 2007: 32 buildings, average cost: $135,200
  • 2008: 51 buildings, average cost: $129,900
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2010: 26 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $180,200
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $180,500
  • 2013: 29 buildings, average cost: $190,900
  • 2014: 38 buildings, average cost: $227,900
  • 2015: 32 buildings, average cost: $225,700
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $288,700
  • 2017: 21 buildings, average cost: $349,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Richwood, TX residents
Average permit cost in Richwood, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Richwood, TX
Historical housing units in Richwood, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +261 (+9.5%).
Most common industries in Richwood, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Chemicals (15.6%)
  • Construction (12.5%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Chemicals (23.6%)
  • Construction (19.5%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Public administration (8.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Chemicals (5.8%)
Most common occupations in Richwood, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.1%)
  • Engineers (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)

Average climate in Richwood, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 54.9. This is better than average.

City:

54.9
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.27
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.1
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Richwood-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.3 miles away from the Richwood city center .

On 3/8/1976, a category F3 tornado 21.4 miles away from the city center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Richwood-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 327.7 miles away from Richwood center
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 165.0 miles away from Richwood 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 159.0 miles away from Richwood center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 147.0 miles away from Richwood center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 419.4 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 485.3 miles away from Richwood 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 Brazoria County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Hurricanes: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Tropical Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Richwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Richwood:

  • CREEKSIDE VILLAGE HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CLUTE, TX)
  • HELPING HANDS AND HEARTS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LAKE JACKSON, TX)
  • BRAZOSPORT REGIONAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LAKE JACKSON, TX)
  • BRAZOSPORT REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; LAKE JACKSON, TX)
  • BRAZOSPORT TRANSITIONAL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LAKE JACKSON, TX)
  • THE PLANTATION HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LAKE JACKSON, TX)
  • WOODLAKE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CLUTE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richwood:

  • Brazosport College (about 1 miles; Lake Jackson, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,573)
  • Alvin Community College (about 26 miles; Alvin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,953)
  • College of the Mainland (about 34 miles; Texas City, TX; FT enrollment: 2,739)
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 41 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 5,833)
  • The University of Texas Medical Branch (about 43 miles; Galveston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,314)
  • Houston Baptist University (about 45 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (about 45 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,023)

Public elementary/middle school in Richwood:

  • GLADYS POLK EL (Location: 600 AUDUBON WOODS DR, Grades: PK-4)

Private elementary/middle school in Richwood:

  • OUR LADY QUEEN OF PEACE CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 242, Location: 1600 HIGHWAY 2004, Grades: PK-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Richwood: Richwood Fire Department (A), Richwood Police Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Brazoria County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

71.0%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Richwood:

Marital status in Richwood, TX
  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

For population 25 years and over in Richwood:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Richwood
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Richwood, TX (based on Brazoria County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant98,539226
Catholic50,86312
Mainline Protestant17,85445
Other9,75219
Black Protestant1,45413
Orthodox--
None134,704-
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: 29
This county:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Brazoria County:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 33
Brazoria County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 121
Brazoria County:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 132
Brazoria County:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.1%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Brazoria County:

15.7%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Richwood:

47.5%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Richwood:

9.7%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Richwood:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.5%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Richwood:

56.3%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Richwood:

80.9%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Richwood, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 8$34,800$52,2000$0
Streets and Highways 3$9,786$39,1440$0
Water Supply 3$7,814$31,2560$0
Judicial and Legal 2$5,908$35,4482$400
Other Government Administration 2$9,974$59,8440$0
Financial Administration 2$7,118$42,7080$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$8
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 20$75,400$45,2403$408

Richwood government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $56,000 ($14.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $25,000 ($6.40)
    Central Staff Services: $17,000 ($4.35)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $694,000 ($177.63)
    Sewerage: $367,000 ($93.93)
    Water Utilities: $333,000 ($85.23)
    Central Staff Services: $267,000 ($68.34)
    General - Other: $233,000 ($59.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $142,000 ($36.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $103,000 ($26.36)
    Local Fire Protection: $88,000 ($22.52)
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000 ($11.01)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($5.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $40,000 ($10.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $26,000 ($6.65)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($3.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($2.82)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $674,000 ($172.51)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $33,000 ($8.45)

Richwood government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $407,000 ($104.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($1.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($0.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $184,000 ($47.09)
    General Revenue - Other: $57,000 ($14.59)
    Sale of Property: $22,000 ($5.63)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($3.33)
    Rents: $6,000 ($1.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $479,000 ($122.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $30,000 ($7.68)
  • Tax - Property: $1,132,000 ($289.74)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $319,000 ($81.65)
    Public Utilities Sales: $172,000 ($44.02)
    Other License: $22,000 ($5.63)

Richwood government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,041,000 ($522.40)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,510,000 ($386.49)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,316,000 ($336.83)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $785,000 ($200.92)

Richwood government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $751,000 ($192.22)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,152,000 ($550.81)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $372,000 ($95.21)

8.72% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,164 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.72%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($630 average AGI)
Brazoria County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  3.71% ($69,346 average AGI)
from Fort Bend County, TX  0.73% ($63,166)
from Galveston County, TX  0.59% ($57,582)


7.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($71,147 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($537 average AGI)
Brazoria County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Harris County, TX  2.73% ($69,955 average AGI)
to Galveston County, TX  0.69% ($68,846)
to Fort Bend County, TX  0.63% ($79,407)

Businesses in Richwood, TX

  • FedEx: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Richwood:

  • 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)
  • KBRZ (1460 AM; 1 kW; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: ALELUYA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTEK (1110 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ALVIN, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYST (920 AM; 5 kW; TEXAS CITY, TX; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richwood:

  • K216BX (91.1 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KYBJ (91.1 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION OF BRAZOSPORT, INC)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KRTS (92.1 FM; SEABROOK, TX; Owner: KRTS, INC.)
  • KOVE-FM (106.5 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KJOJ-FM (103.3 FM; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K201FA (88.1 FM; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Richwood:

  • K30DN (Channel 30; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: GERALD R. PROCTOR)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • 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)
Richwood fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Richwood fatal accident list:

Nov 7, 2008 01:15 AM, Fm 2004, Lat: 29.065380, Lon: -95.420570, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 31, 1999 07:14 AM, Sr-288, Lat: 29.046105, Lon: -95.401950, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 24, 1999 11:40 PM, Sr-288, Lat: 29.074570, Lon: -95.410046, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 26.5mTotal length
  • 39,210Total average daily traffic
  • 3,107Total average daily truck traffic
  • 54,280Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • 720a N Mahan (Lat: 29.063056 Lon: -95.410000), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Nextel Communications Inc, Dalla-s, Phone: (214) 599-8400

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • City Hall 215 Halbert (Lat: 29.051361 Lon: -95.409111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: KKD725, Licensee ID: L00080482,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.815 MHz, 155.370 MHz, Grant Date: 10/25/1999, Expiration Date: 12/27/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/22/2002, Registrant: City Of Richwood, 215 Halbert, Richwood, TX 77531, Phone: (409) 265-8157

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • 2811OakwoodTrailRich, Lat: 29.068306 Lon: -95.397833, Type: Bant, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WQMI310,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/2010, Expiration Date: 08/13/2020, Certifier: Janie Leblanc, Registrant: Skynet Communications, 6630 Fm 1463 Rd. Suite B500, Katy, TX 77494, Phone: (281) 293-7900, Email:
  • 2811OakwoodTrailRich, Lat: 29.068306 Lon: -95.397833, Type: Bant, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WQMI310,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/2010, Expiration Date: 08/13/2020, Certifier: Janie Leblanc, Registrant: Skynet Communications, 6630 Fm 1463 Rd. Suite B500, Katy, TX 77494, Phone: (281) 293-7900, Email:
  • 2903oakswoodshoresdr, Lat: 29.095556 Lon: -95.404611, Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQMI310,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/2010, Expiration Date: 08/13/2020, Certifier: Janie Leblanc, Registrant: Skynet Communications, 6630 Fm 1463 Rd. Suite B500, Katy, TX 77494, Phone: (281) 293-7900, Email:
  • 2903oakswoodshoresdr, Lat: 29.095556 Lon: -95.404611, Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQMI310,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/2010, Expiration Date: 08/13/2020, Certifier: Janie Leblanc, Registrant: Skynet Communications, 6630 Fm 1463 Rd. Suite B500, Katy, TX 77494, Phone: (281) 293-7900, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Richwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA P206 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 132 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2528X , Serial Number: P206-0028, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 12/20/2010
    Registrant (Partnership): Coating Gap, 229 San Saba St, Richwood, TX 77531, Other Owners: Gabriel R Farkas, Perry L Jinkins

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 ORIGINATED23$133,7276$123,45212$122,2771$30,8601$72,3100$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$95,2350$04$96,3381$8,8200$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$151,0832$44,5304$88,8432$14,5500$01$18,520
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$119,48511$113,7527$130,5061$151,6701$71,4300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$133,1500$02$112,8700$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6637.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$134,620
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$140,210
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6637.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Richwood, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Richwood, TX - Value

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 9. The highest number of reported fires - 35 took place in 2009, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Richwood, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (45.5%), and Structure Fires (33.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Richwood, TX
    • 6645.5%Outside Fires
    • 4933.8%Structure Fires
    • 1812.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 128.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Richwood, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Richwood, TX
  • 59.8%Utility gas
  • 38.3%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Richwood, TX
  • 96.7%Electricity
  • 3.3%Utility gas


Richwood compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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