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Population (year 2000): 27,152. Estimated population in July 2005: 30,893 (+13.8% change)
Males: 12,895 (47.5%), Females: 14,257 (52.5%)

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Median resident age: 25.3 years
Median household income: $25,533 (year 2000)
Median house value: $89,800 (year 2000)

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Races in Richmond:

  • White Non-Hispanic (87.5%)
  • Black (8.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (18.0%), English (11.7%), Irish (10.9%), German (10.9%), Italian (1.9%), Scottish (1.9%).

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Elevation: 975 feet

Land area: 19.1 square miles

Richmond,

For population 25 years and over in Richmond

  • High school or higher: 76.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richmond city

  • Never married: 44.8%
  • Now married: 35.9%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

2.1% Foreign born (1.1% Asia, 0.5% Latin America, 0.2% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +5,589 (+25.9%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: KY Lexington-Fayette, (24.1 miles pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (366.6 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: KY Berea, (11.6 miles KY Winchester, (18.9 miles KY (21.5 miles Lancaster, KY (21.7 miles Nicholasville, KY Irvine, (22.7 miles KY (23.9 miles Ravenna, KY Lexington-Fayette, (24.1 miles Orchard, KY (24.5 miles Crab


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 141 buildings, average cost: $72,100
  • 1997: 118 buildings, average cost: $84,100
  • 1998: 153 buildings, average cost: $87,300
  • 1999: 128 buildings, average cost: $83,100
  • 2000: 106 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2001: 131 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2002: 206 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2003: 238 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2004: 212 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2005: 281 buildings, average cost: $87,500

Latitude: 37.74 N, Longitude: 84.29 W

Area code: 859


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (25.4%), Retail trade (16.1%), Manufacturing (14.5%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (13.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,420 (+16.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 7,566 (57.1%)


 

Crime in Richmond by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 3.7 0.0
Rapes 19 12 8 7
    per 100,000 70.0 44.2 29.5 25.8
Robberies 36 22 22 14
    per 100,000 132.6 81.0 81.0 51.6
Assaults 169 105 32 32
    per 100,000 622.4 386.7 117.9 117.9
Burglaries 255 264 237 216
    per 100,000 939.2 972.3 872.9 795.5
Thefts 1,170 1,154 1,203 977
    per 100,000 4309.1 4250.1 4430.6 3598.3
Auto thefts 94 92 86 71
    per 100,000 346.2 338.8 316.7 261.5
458.1 384.5 327.0 269.9


Average climate in Richmond, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Richmond,

Richmond-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kentucky state average. It is 23% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.3 miles away from the Richmond city center killed 7 people and injured 28 people.

On 3/4/1955, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Samuel Freeman Miller - Supreme Court justice (1816-1890).


Hospital/medical center in Richmond:
  • PATTIE A CLAY HOSP (EASTERN BYPASS)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Richmond:
  • BEREA HOSP (about 12 miles; BEREA, KY)
  • CONTINUING CARE HOSP AT ST JOSEPH EAST (about 19 miles; LEXINGTON, KY)
  • CLARK REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; WINCHESTER, KY)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Richmond:
  • BLUE GRASS (about 30 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; ID: LEX)
  • CINCINNATI/NORTHERN KENTUCKY INTERNATIONAL (about 92 miles; COVINGTON/CINCINNATI, OH, KY; ID: CVG)
  • CINCINNATI MUNI AIRPORT LUNKEN FIELD (about 94 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; ID: LUK)
Other public-use airports nearest to Richmond:
  • MADISON (about 9 miles; RICHMOND, KY; ID: I39)
  • MOUNT STERLING-MONTGOMERY COUNTY (about 31 miles; MOUNT STERLING, KY; ID: IOB)
  • STANTON (about 33 miles; STANTON, KY; ID: I50)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Housing and Community Development(Local) 10 $28,248 $33,897 2 $2,646


Colleges/Universities in Richmond:
  • EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 11,214; Location: 521 LANCASTER AVE; Public; Website: www.eku.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • EASTERN SCHOOL OF HAIR DESIGN (Location: 451 BIG HILL AVE; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Richmond:
  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY (about 25 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Full-time enrollment: 20,492)
  • LEXINGTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 25 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; FT enrollment: 5,437)
  • MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY (about 67 miles; MOREHEAD, KY; FT enrollment: 6,866)
  • NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 84 miles; HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY; FT enrollment: 9,668)
  • XAVIER UNIVERSITY (about 97 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; FT enrollment: 4,977)
  • CINCINNATI STATE TECHNICAL AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 99 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; FT enrollment: 3,972)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI-MAIN CAMPUS (about 100 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; FT enrollment: 22,355)
Public high schools in Richmond:
  • MADISON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,451; Location: 705 N 2ND ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MODEL LABORATORY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 235; Location: 521 LANCASTER AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Richmond:
  • MODEL LABORATORY SCHOOL AFTER (Students: 728; Location: 521 LANCASTER AVE; Grades: PK - 12)
  • HARVEST ACADEMY (Students: 82; Location: 621 SOUTH KEENELAND DRIVE; Grades: PK - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Richmond:
  • CLARK MOORES MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 720; Location: 1143 BEREA RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • MADISON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 685; Location: 101 SUMMIT ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • DANIEL BOONE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 596; Location: 710 N 2ND ST; Grades: PK - 05)
  • KIT CARSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 568; Location: 450 TATES CREEK RD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WHITE HALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 514; Location: 2166 LEXINGTON RD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • KIRKSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 502; Location: 2399 LANCASTER RD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • MODEL LABORATORY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 448; Location: 521 LANCASTER AVE; Grades: PK - 08)
  • MAYFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 323; Location: 300 BOND ST; Grades: PK - 05)
  • MADISON DAY TREATMENT CENTER ALT SCH (Students: 18; Location: 300 BELLEVUE DR; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • MODEL LABORATORY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 521 LANCASTER AVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
Private primary/middle schools in Richmond:
  • SAINT MARK SCHOOL (Students: 178; Location: 115 PARRISH AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • RICHMOND CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 78; Location: 1675 E MAIN; Grades: PK - 8)
  • RICHMOND MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 48; Location: 305 GERI LANE; Grades: PK - KG)
Library in Richmond:
  • MADISON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,004,193; Location: 507 WEST MAIN STREET; 86,436 books; 4,908 audio materials; 5,199 video materials; 248 serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:
  • Madison Christian Academy is a private school in Richmond not listed. Visit their web site at http://www.madisonchristianacademy.org

Notable location: Madison Country Club (A).

Church in Richmond: Pond Church (A).

Reservoir: Lake Reba (A).


Richmond compared to Kentucky state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Richmond:
  • WEKY (1340 AM; 1 kW; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: WALLINGFORD COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WCBR (1110 AM; daytime; 0 kW; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: W.C.B.R. RADIO, INC.)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMJR (1380 AM; 3 kW; WINCHESTER, KY; Owner: THY KINGDOM COME NETWORK, INC)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCGW (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLXG (1300 AM; 3 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richmond:
  • WEKU (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WCYO (100.7 FM; IRVINE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY RIVER BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLRO (101.5 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WUKY (91.3 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF KENTUCKY)
  • WVLK-FM (92.9 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLFX (106.7 FM; BEREA, KY; Owner: WALLINGFORD COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WXZZ (103.3 FM; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBUL-FM (98.1 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJMM-FM (99.3 FM; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WLKT (104.5 FM; LEXINGTON-FAYETTE, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMXL (94.5 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKQQ (100.1 FM; WINCHESTER, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSKV-FM (104.9 FM; STANTON, KY; Owner: PARKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGKS (96.9 FM; PARIS, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLTO (102.5 FM; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVRB (95.3 FM; WILMORE, KY; Owner: VERNON R. BALDWIN, INC.)
  • WCDA (106.3 FM; VERSAILLES, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WRNZ (105.1 FM; LANCASTER, KY; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Richmond:
  • WKLE (Channel 46; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WLEX-TV (Channel 18; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WLEX COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WKYT-TV (Channel 27; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WKYT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVQ-TV (Channel 36; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBLU-LP (Channel 62; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: SANDRA B. POWLEY)
  • WUPX-TV (Channel 67; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: PAXSON LEXINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLJC-TV (Channel 65; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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