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Welcome to Richardson ...
The location of Richardson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Richardson has a population of 116,783 people<2> (see below for details).
Richardson is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Richardson lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Richardson is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (214), (469)<4> and (972).
The ZIP codes for Richardson: 75080-75083, 75085<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Richardson had a population of 99,223 people. This makes Richardson the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Richardson represents 0.39% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 32nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 99,223 people, the population of Richardson increased 8.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 91,802 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Richardson had an population of 116,783 people. This is an increase of 17.7% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.21% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Richardson.
Communities near Richardson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Richardson and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Richardson.
Communities Also Named Richardson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Richardson - they are located in Alabama (2), Alaska, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi (2), New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ontario (2), Oregon, Saskatchewan, Tennessee (2), Utah, Virginia (3), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Richardson.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Richardson:
Websites for Richardson ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Richardson ...
Looking for more information about Richardson? 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 Richardson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Richardson.
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019