Richmond, Missouri Population 2023

6,079

Richmond is a city located in Ray County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Ray County. With a 2023 population of 6,079, it is the 129th largest city in Missouri and the 5855th largest city in the United States.Richmond is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually and its population has increased by 1.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,013 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Richmond has a population density of 988 people per square mile.

The average household income in Richmond is $59,170 with a poverty rate of 22.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Richmond is 37.5 years, 34.8 years for males, and 38.4 years for females.

Richmond Demographics

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

  • White: 92.69%
  • Two or more races: 3.65%
  • Black or African American: 3.17%
  • Other race: 0.34%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Richmond, Missouri is 6,079 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,013.

Richmond, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Richmond Population by Race

Richmond Population Pyramid 2023

Richmond Median Age

37.5

Total

34.8

Male

38.4

Female

Richmond Adults

There are 4,177 adults, (923 of whom are seniors) in Richmond.

Richmond Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Richmond Sex Ratio

Female3,05354.30%
Male2,56945.70%

Richmond Population by Age

Richmond Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.96

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Richmond Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Richmond Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Richmond Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 12.39%.

Richmond Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$40,183

Average Earnings

$50,404

Average Male

$29,635

Average Female

Richmond Earnings by Educational Attainment

Richmond Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Richmond Language

99.60% of Richmond residents speak only English, while 0.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.40% of the population.

Richmond Language

Richmond Poverty by Race

rate

22.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.19%

Male Poverty Rate

24.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richmond

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richmond is Multiple, with 177.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richmond is White, with 18.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.48%.

Richmond Poverty

Richmond Poverty Rate by Education

Richmond Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Richmond Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Richmond Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

37.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Richmond Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Richmond Marriage

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

Richmond Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Richmond Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

393

Number of Veterans

378

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

Richmond Veterans by War

Richmond Veterans by Age

count

Richmond Veterans by Race

Richmond Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richmond Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.6%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Richmond Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Richmond Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Richmond Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

72.79%

Born in Richmond

93.31%

Native Born

0.18%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.31% of Richmond residents were born in the United States, with 72.79% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Richmond Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Richmond Population by Year