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Richmond, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Richmond had a population of 1,513 as of July 1, 2017. Richmond ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Richmond is located at latitude 45.4555 and longitude -94.515 in Stearns County. The formal boundaries for the City of Richmond (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Stearns County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,122 feet.

The City of Richmond (GNIS ID: 2396367) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Richmond population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Richmond: City of Richmond.

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Richmond, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,513
Daytime Population: Workers 341
Daytime Population: Residents 673
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,014
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.67
Population in Households 1,510
Population in Familes 1,293
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 1,431
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $56,330
Average Household Income $70,230
Per Capita Income $27,695


Total Housing Units 637 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 540 (84.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 76 (11.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 22 ( 3.5%)
Median Home Value $215,432
Average Home Value $253,704


Total Households 615
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 455
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.86% 0.97%
Households 0.74% 0.96%
Families 2.08% 0.86%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   2.8%

Richmond, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richmond to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 294 68th
Population Density # 152 83rd
Diversity Index # 737 19th
Median Household Income # 409 55th
Per Capita Income # 509 44th

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