A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Richmond ...
The location of Richmond has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Richmond has a population of 543 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Richmond.
Richmond is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Richmond lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Richmond: (318)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Richmond had an population of 543 people. This is a decrease of 5.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.82% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Richmond had a population of 577 people. This makes Richmond the parish's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Richmond represents 0.01% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 222nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 577 people, the population of Richmond increased 15.63% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 499 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Richmond.
Communities Also Named Richmond ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 62 communities that are also named Richmond - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (4), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), Prince Edward Island, Quebec (3), Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Richmond.
Communities near Richmond ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Richmond.
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 Richmond. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Richmond.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Richmond. 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 Richmond.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Richmond. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Richmond.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Richmond ...
Looking for more information about Richmond? 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Richmond, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Richmond.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Richmond. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Aug 2022