Richmond, Illinois Population 2021

1,906
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Richmond is a city located in McHenry County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,906, it is the 492nd largest city in Illinois and the 7785th largest city in the United States . Richmond is currently growing at a rate of 0.05% annually and its population has increased by 1.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,874 in 2010. Richmond reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Richmond has a population density of 444 people per square mile.

The average household income in Richmond is $66,039 with a poverty rate of 22.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $938 per month, and the median house value is $188,000. The median age in Richmond is 39.3 years, 35.7 years for males, and 41 years for females.

Richmond Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Richmondwas:

  • White: 94.66%
  • Two or more races: 2.23%
  • Asian: 1.12%
  • Black or African American: 1.02%
  • Other race: 0.73%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.24%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Richmond, Illinois is 1,906 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,904.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,874.

Richmond, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,95194.66%
Two or More Races462.23%
Asian231.12%
Black or African American211.02%
Some Other Race150.73%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.24%
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Richmond Population by Race

Richmond Population Pyramid $2021

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Richmond Median Age

39.3


Total

35.7


Male

41


Female

Richmond Adults

There are 1,532 adults, (303 of whom are seniors) in Richmond.

Richmond Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Richmond Sex Ratio

Female

1,008

48.91%

Male

1,053

51.09%

Richmond Population by Age

Richmond Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Richmond Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female31.2%68.8%
Non Family31.5%68.5%
Male44.2%55.8%
All49.9%50.1%
Married82.7%17.3%

49.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Richmond Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8522.3249.9
Non Family3971.2231.5
Married2943.2282.7
Female1092.8731.2
Male524.4444.2

3.16

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Richmond Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade80.60%
9th to 12th Grade564.22%
High School Graduate47335.64%
Some College27820.95%
Associates Degree1309.80%
Bachelors Degree24418.39%
Graduate Degree13810.40%
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Richmond Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Richmond Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1731,114338
Hispanic847915
2+ Races26266
Asian232323
Black2121
Other Race116
Islander55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Richmond Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,665$36,932$33,333
Less Than 9th Grade$34,750$37,917$31,563
High School Graduate$29,375$42,500$22,885
Some College$34,833$22,112$37,750
Bachelors Degree$33,068$34,792$31,250
Graduate Degree$54,531$$51,250

$34,665

Average Earnings

$36,932

Average Male

$33,333

Average Female

Richmond Earnings by Educational Attainment

Richmond Language by Age

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Richmond Language

93.59% of Richmond residents speak only English, while 6.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.51% of the population.

Richmond Language

Richmond Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,78333018.51%
Hispanic1768548.30%
Asian2323100.00%
Black2121100.00%

22.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.36%

Male Poverty Rate

21.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richmond

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richmond is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richmond is White, with 18.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.86%.

Richmond Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College22.30%
High School18.82%
Bachelors or Greater16.23%
Less Than 9th Grade7.81%

Richmond Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed72.22%
Female Unemployed67.07%
Male Employed11.21%
Female Employed9.17%

Richmond Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Richmond Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,205$66,039
Families$70,917$83,451
Married Families$83,750-
Non Families$33,750$42,465
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Income by Household Type

Richmond Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.4%

Male Marriage Rate

35.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Richmond Married by Age and Sex

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Richmond Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Richmond Marital Status by Race

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Richmond Marital Status

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113

Number of Veterans

95

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam41
First Gulf War24
Second Gulf War19
World War II11
Korea8

Richmond Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6429
35 to 5425
65 to 7424
75+23
18 to 3412

Richmond Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1137.81%
Hispanic88.89%

Richmond Veterans by Race

Richmond Veterans by Education

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7.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richmond Veterans by Education

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64.5%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Richmond Employment by Age

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Richmond Employment by Race

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Richmond Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.38%

Born in Richmond

95.92%

Native Born

4.08%

Foreign Born

1.65%

Non Citizen

2.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.92% of Richmond residents were born in the United States, with 74.38% having been born in Illinois. 1.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Richmond Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,90610.05%
20201,90510.05%
20191,90410.05%
20181,90330.16%
20171,90080.42%
20161,8920.00%
20151,89240.21%
20141,88830.16%
20131,885-8-0.42%
20121,89360.32%
20111,887160.86%
20101,8710.00%

Richmond Population by Year