Richmond SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

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Richmond, Kentucky Info Snack

Richmond is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Madison County, Kentucky, United States. It is named after Richmond, Virginia, and is the home of Eastern Kentucky University. The population was 33,533 in 2015. Richmond is the third-largest city in the Bluegrass region (after Louisville and Lexington) and the state's sixth-largest city. Richmond serves as the center for work and shopping for south-central Kentucky. Richmond is the principal city of the Richmond?Berea Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Madison and Rockcastle counties.
Population
33,993
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
31.1%
Median Home
$144,700
Median Income
$34,754
Median Rent
$653

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1

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Richmond, KY

Population over time in Richmond

Year Population % Change
2017 33,993 1.2%
2016 33,583 3.1%
2015 32,574 -0.4%
2014 32,706 2.7%
2013 31,844 1.1%
2012 31,508 1.0%
2011 31,201 0.7%
2010 30,983 -

Crime in Richmond Per 100k

Crime Richmond KY USA
Violent Crime 261.7 225.8 382.9
Murder 5.7 5.9 5.3
Robbery 85.3 66.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 102.4 116.2 248.9
Property Crime 3486.8 2129.1 2362.0
Burglary 614.3 453.4 430.4
Larceny 2556.8 1445.7 1694.0
Car Theft 315.7 230.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Richmond

White
85.3% (28,987)
African American
8.4% (2,870)
American Indian
0.1% (37)
Asian
1.2% (413)
Hawaiian
0.1% (41)
Other
0.1% (28)
Two Or More
2.9% (999)
Hispanic
1.8% (618)
Race Richmond KY USA
White 85.3% 85.1% 61.5%
African American 8.4% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.8% 3.4% 17.6%

Household Income For Richmond, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
15.1% (513,294)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (305,937)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.7% (499,697)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (387,520)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (509,895)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (537,089)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.4% (285,541)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.8% (231,152)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (81,583)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (47,590)
Income Richmond KY USA
Less than $10,000 15.1% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.7% 12.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 10.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 14.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 17.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.4% 11.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.8% 11.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 3.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 3.2% 6.3%

Gender in Richmond

Female
53.3% (18,118)
Male
46.7% (15,874)
Gender Richmond KY USA
Female 53.3% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Richmond for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.4% (1,488)
9-12th Grade
7.2% (2,442)
High School / GED
25.4% (8,640)
Some College
23.5% (7,994)
Associate's Degree
6.4% (2,184)
Bachelor's Degree
19.9% (6,774)
Master's Degree
8.8% (2,999)
Professional Degree
1.6% (532)
Doctorate Degree
2.8% (936)
Education Richmond KY USA
< 9th Grade 4.4% 6.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.2% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 25.4% 33.1% 27.3%
Some College 23.5% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.4% 8.0% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 19.9% 13.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.8% 6.9% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.6% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.8% 1.0% 1.4%

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