Richmond, Texas Population 2022

11,617
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Richmond is a city located in Fort Bend County Texas. Richmond has a 2020 population of 11,617. It is also the county seat of Fort Bend County. Richmond is currently declining at a rate of -0.04% annually and its population has decreased by -0.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,627 in 2010.

The average household income in Richmond is $67,437 with a poverty rate of 16.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $934 per month, and the median house value is $172,400. The median age in Richmond is 33.8 years, 33.9 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.

Richmond Demographics

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

  • White: 56.72%
  • Black or African American: 22.83%
  • Other race: 11.44%
  • Asian: 6.03%
  • Two or more races: 2.84%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Richmond, Texas is 11,617 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,627.

Richmond, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,14256.72%
Black or African American2,87522.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native190.15%
Asian7596.03%
Some Other Race1,44011.44%
Two or More Races3572.84%
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Richmond Population by Race

Richmond Population Pyramid 2022

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Richmond Median Age

34.1


Total

32.5


Male

36.4


Female

Richmond Adults

There are 10,112 adults, (1,669 of whom are seniors) in Richmond.

Richmond Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Richmond Sex Ratio

Female

6,603

52.44%

Male

5,989

47.56%

Richmond Population by Age

Richmond Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Richmond Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.7%26.3%
Male69%31%
Female60.9%39.1%
All53.2%46.8%
Non Family27.6%72.4%

53.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Richmond Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2312.6953.2
Married1,3213.673.7
Male3453.8669
Female1,0023.5360.9
Non Family1,5631.1227.6

3.55

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Richmond Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8719.96%
9th to 12th Grade1,25114.31%
High School Graduate2,28226.11%
Some College2,13724.45%
Associates Degree7298.34%
Bachelors Degree91110.42%
Graduate Degree5606.41%
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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
Asian746722480
White2,1902,061638
Black2,0501,717224
2+ Races30719923
Hispanic3,7022,071111
Native American1818
Other Race985585

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 asian people with a rate of 64.34%.

Richmond Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,627$35,636$26,776
Less Than 9th Grade$26,937$32,481$16,005
High School Graduate$27,917$30,761$24,559
Some College$31,914$37,079$29,345
Bachelors Degree$41,274$52,500$
Graduate Degree$42,431$63,405$41,594

$30,627

Average Earnings

$35,636

Average Male

$26,776

Average Female

Richmond Earnings by Educational Attainment

Richmond Language by Age

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Richmond Language

55.13% of Richmond residents speak only English, while 44.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 37.49% of the population.

Richmond Language

Richmond Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple3399126.84%
Hispanic5,8601,24621.26%
Black2,41643718.09%
White2,4222148.84%
Other238NaN%

16.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.15%

Male Poverty Rate

20.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richmond

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richmond is Multiple, with 26.84% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.73%.

Richmond Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.98%
High School14.55%
Some College4.33%
Bachelors or Greater4.06%

Richmond Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.08%
Male Unemployed11.11%
Female Employed8.87%
Female Unemployed8.27%

Richmond Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Richmond Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,980$66,522
Families$67,545$82,426
Married Families$78,534-
Non Families$23,862$36,705
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Income by Household Type

Richmond Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.8%

Male Marriage Rate

31.0%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Richmond Marital Status by Race

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Richmond Marital Status

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182

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War60
Vietnam96
Korea
World War II

Richmond Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5460
55 to 6445
65 to 7452
75+25

Richmond Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1142.07%
Black291.21%
Other Race393.44%
Hispanic641.43%

Richmond Veterans by Race

Richmond Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richmond Veterans by Education

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60.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

3.3%

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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68.27%

Born in Richmond

78.60%

Native Born

21.40%

Foreign Born

14.05%

Non Citizen

7.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.60% of Richmond residents were born in the United States, with 68.27% having been born in Texas. 14.05% 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: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19603,6680.00%
19705,7772,1094.65%
19809,6923,9155.31%
199010,0423500.36%
200011,0811,0390.99%
201011,6795980.53%
201111,674-5-0.04%
201211,669-5-0.04%
201311,664-5-0.04%
201411,659-5-0.04%
201511,654-5-0.04%
201611,649-5-0.04%
201711,644-5-0.04%
201811,639-5-0.04%
201911,634-5-0.04%
202011,627-7-0.06%
202111,622-5-0.04%
202211,617-5-0.04%

Richmond Population by Year