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Richmond, Ohio - Basic Facts

Richmond is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Richmond.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Jefferson County at latitude 40.4334 and longitude -80.7718. Jefferson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,240 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Richmond (see map) encompass a land area of 0.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Richmond, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 498
Population in Households 498
Population in Familes 421
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 901
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 222
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 158
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 241 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 177 (73.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 45 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 19 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $81,319
Average Home Value $94,382


Median Household Income $48,422
Average Household Income $57,698
Per Capita Income $23,435
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.82% 0.12%
Households 0.98% 0.18%
Families 3.59% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   2.28%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Richmond, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richmond to the other 1,204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 850 29th
Population Density1 # 787 35th
Diversity Index2 # 1071 11th
Median Household Income # 630 48th
Per Capita Income # 575 52nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.