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People

Total Population 5,993
Male Share of the Population 86.5%
Female Share of the Population 13.5%
Senior Citizens 3.8%
Employed Population 16+ 550
Age of the Population 31

Families

% of people married 12.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 2.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $30,887
% Above Poverty Level 62.8%
% Below Poverty Level 37.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 45.1%
Median Gross Rent $585
Median House Value $45,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 76.5%
US/American 0%
English 0.9%
Irish 0.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Richwood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 4 miles SE of Monroe, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 209 miles NW of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Ouachita
Metro Area Monroe
Standard Zip Codes 71202
Phone Area Codes 318
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.448
Longitude -92.084

Richwood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MONROE RGNL AP
Distance 5.6 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 56 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 94 F
Oct Temp 53 to 80 F
Annual Precip 53.3 inches
Station CALHOUN RESEARCH STN
Distance 16.2 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 57 F
Apr Temp 51 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 95 F
Oct Temp 51 to 79 F
Annual Precip 55.4 inches
Station BASTROP
Distance 25.5 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 55 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 57.1 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Richwood, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Logtown (71202)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Eros 173 $52,813
Mangham 711 $32,188
Monroe 49,529 $36,547
Rayville 3,724 $29,050
Sterlington 1,873 $46,176
West Monroe 13,032 $46,250

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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