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Port Richey, Florida
Welcome to Port Richey ...
A typical abbreviation for Port Richey: Prt. Richey
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Port Richey has a population of 2,932 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Port Richey.
Port Richey is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Port Richey lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Port Richey is within the (727) area code.
The ZIP codes for Port Richey: 34668, 34673<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Port Richey had an population of 2,932 people. This is an increase of 9.77% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.95% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Port Richey had a population of 2,671 people. This makes Port Richey the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Port Richey represents 0.01% of the total population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 260th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,671 people, the population of Port Richey decreased 11.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,021 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Port Richey.
Communities near Port Richey ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Port Richey.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Port Richey. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Port Richey.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Port Richey. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Port Richey.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Port Richey. See our Newspapers Page for Port Richey.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Richey ...
Looking for more information about Port Richey? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Port Richey, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Port Richey.
Adding Port Richey to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Port Richey in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Port Richey was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Port Richey on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Pasco County: www.pascocountyfl.net/
The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022