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Richmond, Kansas - Basic Facts

Richmond is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Richmond.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Franklin County at latitude 38.4028 and longitude -95.2539. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,027 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Richmond (see map) encompass a land area of 0.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Richmond, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 451
Population in Households 426
Population in Familes 362
Population in Group Qrtrs 25
Population Density1 1,491
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 162
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 119
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 189 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 135 (71.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 27 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 27 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $110,526
Average Home Value $154,104


Median Household Income $46,619
Average Household Income $52,253
Per Capita Income $19,018
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.67% -0.58%
Households -0.57% -0.5%
Families 1.02% -0.68%
Median Household Income   2.27%
Per Capita Income   2.84%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Richmond, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richmond to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 312 54th
Population Density1 # 118 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 261 62nd
Median Household Income # 345 49th
Per Capita Income # 607 10th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.