Richmond, Indiana Population 2019

Richmond, Indiana's estimated population is 35,353 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Richmond, Indiana is the 26th largest city in Indiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1473.24 people/mi² (568.82 people/km²).

The overall median age is 39.3 years, 37.8 years for males, and 42.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.33 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Richmond, Indiana is $33,381, while the mean household income is $50,371.

Richmond In Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Richmond In was:

  • White: 84.59%
  • Black or African American: 8.26%
  • Two or more races: 3.52%
  • Other race: 1.81%
  • Asian: 1.58%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Richmond, Indiana?

35,353
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201835,353-99-0.28%
201735,452-194-0.54%
201635,646-167-0.47%
201535,813-172-0.48%
201435,985-226-0.62%
201336,211-242-0.66%
201236,453-225-0.61%
201136,678-43-0.12%
201036,721-2,403-0.63%
200039,1244190.11%
199038,705-2,644-0.66%
198041,349-2,650-0.62%
197043,999-150-0.03%
196044,1494,6101.11%
195039,5394,3921.18%
194035,1472,6540.79%
193032,4935,7281.96%
192026,7654,4411.83%
191022,3244,0982.05%
190018,2261,6180.93%
189016,6083,8662.69%
188012,7423,2973.04%
18709,4452,8423.64%
18606,6030.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White30,298
Black or African American2,957
Two or More Races1,261
Some Other Race647
Asian567
American Indian and Alaska Native89

Richmond In Population Pyramid 2019

Richmond In Median Age

39.3


Total

37.8


Male

42.2


Female

Richmond In Adults

There are 28,211 adults, (6,585 of whom are seniors) in Richmond In.

Richmond In Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Richmond In Sex Ratio

Female

18,799

52.48%

Male

17,020

47.52%

Richmond In Households and Families

Richmond In Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Richmond In Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.5%24.5%
All56.8%43.2%
Male55.5%44.5%
Non Family46.1%53.9%
Female40.6%59.4%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,4212.3356.8
Non Family5,8731.2246.1
Married5,5453.0675.5
Female2,4913.1340.6
Male5123.1955.5

3

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Richmond In Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2705.23%
9th to 12th Grade2,95512.18%
High School Graduate8,57735.34%
Some College5,15921.26%
Associates Degree1,9237.92%
Bachelors Degree2,42910.01%
Graduate Degree1,9548.05%

Richmond In Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,96717,3683,854
Black1,8371,627221
Hispanic68338472
Multiple Races45236238
Other Race321122
Asian275245198
Native American7561

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 89.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 72.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,742$31,108$23,168
Less Than High School$16,455$16,732$15,969
High School Grad$22,973$26,749$19,060
Some College$26,808$33,500$23,529
Bachelors Degree$41,866$50,204$35,671
Graduate Degree$56,813$66,310$51,595

$26,742

Average Earnings

$31,108

Average Male

$23,168

Average Female

Richmond In Language

Richmond In Language by Age

Richmond In Language

94.66% of Richmond In residents speak only English, while 5.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.79% of the population.

Richmond In Poverty

Richmond In Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,8526,21922.33%
Black2,69389033.05%
Hispanic1,42348233.87%
Other56730854.32%
Multiple1,12228425.31%
Asian424112.59%
Native7679.21%

23.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.96%

Male Poverty Rate

25.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richmond In

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richmond In is Other, with 54.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richmond In is Asian, with 2.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.30%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.51%
Some College20.12%
High School15.39%
Bachelors or Greater4.70%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.55%
Male Unemployed42.36%
Female Employed14.18%
Male Employed8.34%

Richmond In Income

Richmond In Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,381$50,371
Families$47,563$63,185
Married Families$62,170-
Non Families$21,774$30,586

Richmond In Marital Status

Richmond In Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Richmond In Married by Age and Sex

Richmond In Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Richmond In Marital Status by Race

Richmond In Veterans

2,868

Number of Veterans

2,774

Male Veterans

94

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam998
First Gulf War465
World War II279
Second Gulf War220
Korea204

Richmond In Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4059.87%
Black39518.04%
Hispanic667.02%
Indian4560.00%
2 or More233.31%

Richmond In Veterans by Education

11.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richmond In Employment Status

55.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.1%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Richmond In Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.64%

Born in Indiana

96.67%

Native Born

3.33%

Foreign Born

1.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.67% of Richmond In residents were born in the United States, with 66.64% having been born in Indiana. 1.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.