Richmond is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 5,595 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Richmond is the 119th largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Richmond is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Richmond is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Richmond who work in office and administrative support (11.69%), maintenance occupations (11.49%), and teaching (6.77%).
The percentage of adults in Richmond with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.11% of adults in Richmond have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Richmond in 2010 was $20,198, which is middle income relative to Missouri, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $80,792 for a family of four. However, Richmond contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Richmond home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Richmond residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Richmond include Irish, English, Canadian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Richmond is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Tagalog.