Richmond, Michigan Population 2020

5,911

Richmond is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 5,911, it is the 135th largest city in Michigan and the 4318th largest city in the United States. Richmond is currently growing at a rate of 0.17% annually and its population has increased by 3.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,735 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Richmond has a population density of 2,047 people per square mile.

The average household income in Richmond is $69,697 with a poverty rate of 10.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $664 per month, and the median house value is $167,600. The median age in Richmond is 36.8 years, 36.2 years for males, and 40.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.0 males.

Richmond Demographics

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

  • White: 95.47%
  • Two or more races: 2.79%
  • Black or African American: 1.09%
  • Other race: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Richmond, Michigan is 5,911, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,891.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,735.

Richmond, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,60895.47%
Two or More Races1642.79%
Black or African American641.09%
Some Other Race380.65%

Richmond Population Pyramid 2020

Richmond Median Age

36.8


Total

36.2


Male

40.3


Female

Richmond Adults

There are 4,252 adults, (1,047 of whom are seniors) in Richmond.

Richmond Age Dependency

83.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Richmond Sex Ratio

Female

2,967

50.51%

Male

2,907

49.49%

Richmond Households and Families

Richmond Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Richmond Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.1%5.9%
All78.8%21.2%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Female62.2%37.8%
Male40.8%59.2%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1712.6278.8
Married1,1183.3294.1
Non Family6881.1967.9
Female1962.9362.2
Male1693.4140.8

3.18

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Richmond Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1022.65%
9th to 12th Grade2486.44%
High School Graduate1,32834.50%
Some College1,09128.35%
Associates Degree3749.72%
Bachelors Degree51213.30%
Graduate Degree1945.04%

Richmond Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,7313,405706
Hispanic6642
Multiple Races4545
Black77

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 white people with a rate of 18.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,450$45,912$31,793
Less Than High School$47,611$47,959$
High School Grad$32,059$34,896$23,646
Some College$37,736$50,650$27,135
Bachelors Degree$32,386$$40,833
Graduate Degree$51,058$$75,625

$39,450

Average Earnings

$45,912

Average Male

$31,793

Average Female

Richmond Language

Richmond Language by Age

Richmond Language

96.45% of Richmond residents speak only English, while 3.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.42% of the population.

Richmond Poverty

Richmond Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,3735309.86%
Multiple1614527.95%

10.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.81%

Male Poverty Rate

9.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richmond

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richmond is Multiple, with 27.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richmond is White, with 9.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.60%.

Name Poverty
High School10.91%
Less Than High School9.23%
Some College6.18%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.43%
Male Unemployed28.79%
Female Employed5.52%
Male Employed4.74%

Richmond Income

Richmond Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,332$69,697
Families$71,815$80,240
Married Families$91,959-
Non Families$36,977$44,112

Richmond Marital Status

Richmond Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Richmond Married by Age and Sex

Richmond 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 45-54.

Richmond Marital Status by Race

Richmond Veterans

265

Number of Veterans

237

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam107
First Gulf War37
World War II34
Second Gulf War25
Korea24
Age Group Veterans
75+85
65 to 7478
35 to 5466
55 to 6422
18 to 3414
Name Veterans % of Total
White2606.25%
2 or More55.88%

$Richmond Veterans by Education

2.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richmond Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Richmond 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

87.73%

Born in Michigan

96.63%

Native Born

3.37%

Foreign Born

2.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.63% of Richmond residents were born in the United States, with 87.73% having been born in Michigan. 2.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,911100.17%
20195,901100.17%
20185,8910.00%
20175,891100.17%
20165,881200.34%
20155,861-4-0.07%
20145,865230.39%
20135,842280.48%
20125,814200.35%
20115,79460.10%
20105,7888911.69%
20004,8977561.69%
19904,1416051.59%
19803,5363020.90%
19703,2345671.95%
19602,6670.00%