Richmond is a city located in Fort Bend County Texas. It is also the county seat of Fort Bend County. With a 2020 population of 12,504, it is the 208th largest city in Texas and the 2631st largest city in the United States . Richmond is currently declining at a rate of -0.30% annually but its population has increased by 7.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,679 in 2010. Richmond reached it's highest population of 12,721 in 2016. Spanning over 4 miles, Richmond has a population density of 3,037 people per square mile.
The average household income in Richmond is $67,437 with a poverty rate of 19.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $840 per month, and the median house value is $157,600. The median age in Richmond is 33.8 years, 33.9 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.