Richmond, TX Population

Population: 11,081. Estimated population in July 2020: 13,262 (+19.7% change)
Males: 5,486 (49.5%), Females: 5,595 (50.5%)

Fort Bend County

Zip codes: 77469.

Median resident age: 29.6 years
Median household income: $34,888
Median house value: $78,900

Races in Richmond:

  • Hispanic (58.7%)
  • Other race (31.0%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (26.7%)
  • Black (13.5%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (5.6%), English (4.4%), Irish (3.8%), United States (3.3%), Czech (2.8%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%).

Land area: 3.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Richmond

  • High school or higher: 57.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 15.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richmond city

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

22.0% Foreign born (21.2% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +819 (+8.0%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Richmond:

  • POLLY RYON HOSP AUTHORITY (1705 JACKSON ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Richmond:

  • METHODIST SUGAR LAND HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; SUGAR LAND, TX)
  • CHRISTUS ST CATHERINE HEALTH & WELLNES (about 13 miles; KATY, TX)
  • MEMORIAL HERMANN KATY HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; KATY, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Richmond:

  • WILLIAM P HOBBY (about 35 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: HOU)
  • BRAZORIA COUNTY (about 40 miles; ANGLETON/LAKE JACKSON, TX; Abbreviation: LBX)
  • GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL ARPT/HOUSTON (about 40 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: IAH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Richmond:

  • LANE AIRPARK (about 5 miles; ROSENBERG, TX; Abbreviation: T54)
  • WESTHEIMER AIR PARK (about 8 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: O07)
  • SUGAR LAND RGNL (about 9 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: SGR)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richmond:

  • HOUSTON BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,273)
  • RICE UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,158)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ST THOMAS (about 29 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,541)
  • HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM (about 29 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,140)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (about 29 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,595)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON-UNIVERSITY PARK (about 30 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 25,479)
  • TEXAS SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY (about 30 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,808)

Schools

Public high school in Richmond:

  • FOSTER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,497; Location: 4400 FM 723; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Richmond:

  • BRISCOE JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 1,246; Location: 4300 FM 723; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • MANFORD WILLIAMS ELEMENTARY (Students: 659; Location: 5111 FM 762; Grades: PK – 05)
  • T L PINK ELEMENTARY (Students: 570; Location: 1001 COLLINS RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • MEYER ELEMENTARY (Students: 545; Location: 1930 MEYER RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • FROST ELEMENTARY (Students: 542; Location: 3306 SKINNER LN; Grades: PK – 05)
  • SMITH ELEMENTARY (Students: 525; Location: 2014 LAMAR DR; Grades: PK – 05)
  • JANE LONG ELEMENTARY (Students: 522; Location: 907 MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN ELEMENTARY (Students: 509; Location: 1630 PITTS RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • JUAN SEGUIN ELEMENTARY (Students: 341; Location: 605 MABEL ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • JUVENILE DETENT CTR (Students: 21; Location: 122 GOLFVIEW; Grades: 04 – 12)
Private primary/middle school in Richmond:

  • CALVARY EPISCOPAL SCHOOL INC. (Students: 280; Location: 1201 AUSTIN STREET; Grades: PK – 8)

Libraries

Library in Richmond:

  • FORT BEND COUNTY LIBRARIES (Operating income: $7,172,508; Location: 1001 GOLFVIEW DR; 471,311 books; 22,070 audio materials; 21,432 video materials; 1,349 serial subscriptions)

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