Richmond is a city located in Madison County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Madison County. With a 2020 population of 36,839, it is the 6th largest city in Kentucky and the 1066th largest city in the United States . Richmond is currently growing at a rate of 0.93% annually and its population has increased by 17.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 31,364 in 2010. Richmond reached it's highest population of 36,839 in 2021. Spanning over 21 miles, Richmond has a population density of 1,812 people per square mile.
The average household income in Richmond is $53,036 with a poverty rate of 30.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $687 per month, and the median house value is $152,600. The median age in Richmond is 26.1 years, 26.1 years for males, and 26.2 years for females.