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Welcome to Richmond ...

Richmond is located in Walworth County<1>.

Richmond is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Richmond lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Richmond: (608)

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, Louisiana, 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) and Washington.

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.

  • Janesville [Rock County]
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    • Janesville [Rock County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Richmond
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Janesville
  • Whitewater [Walworth County]
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    • Whitewater [Walworth County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Richmond
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,993 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitewater
  • Fort Atkinson [Jefferson County]
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    • Fort Atkinson [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Richmond
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,372 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Atkinson have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Atkinson
  • Elkhorn [Walworth County]
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    • Elkhorn [Walworth County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Richmond
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,020 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Delavan [Walworth County]
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      • Delavan [Walworth County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Richmond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,240 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delavan
    • Lake Geneva [Walworth County]
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      • Lake Geneva [Walworth County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Richmond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,096 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Geneva have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Geneva
    • Milton [Rock County]
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      • Milton [Rock County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Richmond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,643 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
    • Edgerton [Rock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgerton
      • Edgerton [Rock County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Richmond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,595 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgerton
    • Delavan [Walworth County]
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      • Delavan [Walworth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Richmond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,356 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delavan have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delavan
    • Geneva [Walworth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geneva
      • Geneva [Walworth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Richmond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,047 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneva have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneva

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. 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.

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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 Walworth County: www.co.walworth.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Walworth, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Richmond - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Richmond) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Richmond. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RichmondOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Richmond. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7151, Longitude: -88.7463    
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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