|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Richmond is 35,756. Richmond, Kentucky is the 1,112th largest city in the US.
Richmond is located entirely in Madison County.
The current population of Richmond (35,756) is it's peak population.
Richmond has grown 29.0% since the 2000. Richmond, Kentucky is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 62% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Richmond has a population density of 1,375.3 people per square mile.
|1110||Temple City, California||35,763||6.4%|
|1111||Salisbury, North Carolina||35,760||16.9%|
|1115||Lauderdale Lakes, Florida||35,609||13.9%|
|1118||San Juan, Texas||35,577||33.3%|
The total voting age population of Richmond, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 28,295. The voting age population is 46.1% male and 53.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.2% of the residents of Richmond are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Richmond are 87.3% White, 7.2% Black, 2.8% Two or more races, 1.3% Asian, 0.7% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, 0.4% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 2.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Richmond, 30.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.9%. On a per-household basis, 21.0% of families are below the poverty line in Richmond.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.8% of Richmond residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.5% of Richmond residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 31.1% have a bachelor's degree and 12.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Richmond residents aged 5 and older, 5.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Richmond is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Richmond, 17.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Richmond is $36,302.
In Richmond, 35.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 64.2% of housing units in Richmond.
Of all the housing units in Richmond, 4.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Richmond, 30.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 4,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Richmond is $687.
In Richmond, 79.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.