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Richmond, KY (Kentucky) Houses and Residents

Richmond,KY index of house prices

Total population: 33,556 (Urban population: 26,562 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 529 (96 farm, 433 nonfarm))

Houses: 14,802 (13,509 occupied: 5,331 owner occupied, 7,712 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

59%
State:

33%

Housing density: 774 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $112,890.

Median contract rent in 2016: $372 (lower quartile is $301, upper quartile is $446)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $723


Median gross rent in Richmond, KY in 2016: $422

Housing units in Richmond with a mortgage: 3,367 (149 second mortgage, 524 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,947

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $64,874

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $36,989

Median monthly housing costs: $681


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Richmond, Kentucky Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $145,751 (it was $83,300 in 2000)
Richmond:

$145,751
Kentucky:

$135,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $93,801 - $200,774

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $147,197
Here:

$147,197
State:

$185,270

Townhouses or other attached units: $39,012
Here:

$39,012
State:

$180,051

In 2-unit structures: $95,595
Here:

$95,595
State:

$185,308

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $118,625
Here:

$118,625
State:

$194,195

Mobile homes: $101,440
Here:

$101,440
State:

$53,080
Median year house/condo built: 1990

Median year apartment built: 1986

Household type by relationship:

Households: 33,981
  • In family households: 19,178 (2,983 male householders, 3,524 female householders)
    3,836 spouses, 6,484 children (6,075 natural, 121 adopted, 209 stepchildren), 831 grandchildren, 134 brothers or sisters, 330 parents, 134 other relatives, 1,006 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 9,858 (3,269 male householders (2,210 living alone)), 3,497 female householders (2,594 living alone)), 3,085 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 5,013

Size of family households: 2,705 2-persons, 1,743 3-persons, 958 4-persons, 772 5-persons, 128 6-persons, 70 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,811 1-person, 1,407 2-persons, 371 3-persons, 63 4-persons.

2,605 married couples with children.
2,636 single-parent households (445 men, 2,191 women).

94.5% of residents of Richmond speak English at home.
2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English well).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English well).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (86% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (20% speak English very well, 48% speak English well, 32% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 1,075 (3.2%)
(22.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Richmond, Kentucky:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 441 bedroom
  • 7652 bedrooms
  • 2,8933 bedrooms
  • 1,1624 bedrooms
  • 3255+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Richmond population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Richmond, Kentucky:

  • 549no bedroom
  • 1,2451 bedroom
  • 3,1322 bedrooms
  • 1,5453 bedrooms
  • 2964 bedrooms
  • 3885+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Richmond population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Richmond in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 107no vehicle
  • 1,7761 vehicle
  • 2,3102 vehicles
  • 8843 vehicles
  • 1644 vehicles
  • 395+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Richmond population

Cars and other vehicles available in Richmond in renter-occupied apartments

  • 627no vehicle
  • 4,0791 vehicle
  • 2,6232 vehicles
  • 1183 vehicles
  • 1484 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Richmond population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Richmond, Kentucky:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 343 rooms
  • 5414 rooms
  • 1,2205 rooms
  • 9406 rooms
  • 6517 rooms
  • 6948 rooms
  • 1,1699+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Richmond population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Richmond, Kentucky:

  • 5431 room
  • 5522 rooms
  • 4453 rooms
  • 2,8114 rooms
  • 1,4435 rooms
  • 7056 rooms
  • 1197 rooms
  • 3638 rooms
  • 1419+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Richmond population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Richmond, KY household income distribution

  • Richmond, KY household income distribution
  • 1,875Less than $10,000
  • 1,424$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,613$15,000 to $19,999
  • 965$20,000 to $24,999
  • 755$25,000 to $29,999
  • 680$30,000 to $34,999
  • 751$35,000 to $39,999
  • 621$40,000 to $44,999
  • 579$45,000 to $49,999
  • 887$50,000 to $59,999
  • 980$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,080$75,000 to $99,999
  • 582$100,000 to $124,999
  • 323$125,000 to $149,999
  • 197$150,000 to $199,999
  • 86$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Richmond, KY

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Richmond, KY
  • 141Less than $10,000
  • 37$10,000 to $14,999
  • 61$15,000 to $19,999
  • 124$25,000 to $29,999
  • 15$30,000 to $34,999
  • 39$35,000 to $39,999
  • 61$40,000 to $49,999
  • 213$50,000 to $59,999
  • 137$60,000 to $69,999
  • 179$70,000 to $79,999
  • 145$80,000 to $89,999
  • 314$90,000 to $99,999
  • 646$100,000 to $124,999
  • 752$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,209$150,000 to $174,999
  • 471$175,000 to $199,999
  • 240$200,000 to $249,999
  • 85$250,000 to $299,999
  • 120$300,000 to $399,999
  • 116$400,000 to $499,999
  • 58$500,000 to $749,999
  • 6$750,000 to $999,999
  • 41$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 36$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Richmond, KY

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Richmond, KY
  • 208Less than $100
  • 71$100 to $149
  • 117$150 to $199
  • 107$200 to $249
  • 277$250 to $299
  • 32$300 to $349
  • 270$350 to $399
  • 505$400 to $449
  • 833$450 to $499
  • 1,237$500 to $549
  • 1,015$550 to $599
  • 560$600 to $649
  • 1,103$650 to $699
  • 226$700 to $749
  • 255$750 to $799
  • 338$800 to $899
  • 294$900 to $999
  • 143$1,000 to $1,249
  • 115$1,250 to $1,499
  • 203$1,500 to $1,999
  • 23$2,000 to $2,499
  • 327$2,500 to $2,999
  • 102No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 5492010 or later
  • 2462000 to 2009
  • 1671990 to 1999
  • 591980 to 1989
  • 651970 to 1979
  • 37Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Richmond population
Richmond commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 937
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,180
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3,367
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,758
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 922
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 704
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,503
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 503
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 574
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,263
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 428
  • 90 or more minutes: 37
Richmond, KY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 71.6%
Number of people working at home: 459 (2.9% of all workers)

Richmond mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 17,814 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 2,182 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 93 (0%)
  • Taxi: 397 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 178 (1%)
  • Walked: 780 (4%)
  • Worked at home: 459 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 3,489
 Irish: 1,651
 German: 1,428
 English: 1,192
 European: 535
 Scotch-Irish: 382
 Scottish: 278
 Italian: 170
 Polish: 138
 Dutch: 112
 African: 87
 British: 72
 French (except Basque): 67
 Danish: 48
 French Canadian: 46
 Kenyan: 41
 Swiss: 39
 Russian: 39
 Iranian: 38
 Welsh: 37
 Norwegian: 36
 Northern European: 33
 Hungarian: 25
 Lebanese: 24
 Swedish: 22
 Scandinavian: 21
 Ukrainian: 12
 Brazilian: 10
 Canadian: 10
 Czech: 8
 Austrian: 7
 Moroccan: 7
 Greek: 7
 Croatian: 5
 Turkish: 5
 Jamaican: 5
 Arab: 3
 Finnish: 1

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 32%Saudi Arabia
  • 11%Mexico
  • 9%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 7%Japan
  • 6%India
  • 5%Peru
  • 4%Kenya

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 23,341
  • Other state: 9,332
  • Northeast: 588
  • Midwest: 5,735
  • South: 2,756
  • West: 483

68% of Richmond residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Kentucky.

Richmond:

68.2%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 111
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 19
  • 5th and 6th grade: 166
  • 7th and 8th grade: 150
  • 9th grade: 49
  • 10th grade: 159
  • 11th grade: 300
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 65
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,303
  • Less than 1 year of college: 436
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,411
  • Associate degree: 386
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,750
  • Master's degree: 612
  • Professional school degree: 155
  • Doctorate degree: 185

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 55
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 12
  • 5th and 6th grade: 60
  • 7th and 8th grade: 293
  • 9th grade: 93
  • 10th grade: 266
  • 11th grade: 606
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 126
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,211
  • Less than 1 year of college: 353
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,610
  • Associate degree: 988
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,762
  • Master's degree: 794
  • Professional school degree: 157
  • Doctorate degree: 233

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.4%Males
  • 10.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 10.1%Males
  • 10.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 100.0%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 10.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 2.2%Males
  • 18.0%Females
Richmond marital status for males
Richmond marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,463
  • One, attached: 580
  • Two: 1,389
  • 3 or 4: 1,087
  • 5 to 9: 1,892
  • 10 to 19: 1,901
  • 20 to 49: 37
  • 50 or more: 680
  • Mobile homes: 530

Median worth of mobile homes: $11,607

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 2.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.4%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Richmond:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Richmond
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (66.5%)
  • Utility gas (33.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.6%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • Coal or coke (0.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.2%)
  • Electricity (89.7%)
  • Utility gas (10.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 170
Here:

8.4%
Kentucky:

12.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 115
Here:

9.2%
Kentucky:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 424
Here:

5.2%
Kentucky:

17.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)