Richmond, New Hampshire

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Richmond, New Hampshire

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High Points

Richmond strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New Hampshire):

Category Trophy
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Richmond College Educated Adults
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Richmond People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Richmond Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Richmond Well-Paid Single Men

Comparative Profile of Richmond, New Hampshire

Comparing Richmond to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New Hampshire (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 9 6
Well-Paid Single Women 6 3
Age of the Population 6 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 7
Racial Diversity 3 4
Senior Citizens 3 5
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 9
Average Household Size 9 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 9 6
People in Middle Class or Better 9 6
Median Family Income 9 6
People Above Poverty 7 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 7
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1
Short Commute Times 1 1
Public Transportation Use 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 6
People Living Alone 2 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2
Affordability of Rents 2 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 6

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Richmond Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 40 miles W of Nashua, New Hampshire (center to center)
Nearest Large City 67 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Cheshire
Standard Zip Codes 03470
Phone Area Codes 603
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.754
Longitude -72.272

Richmond Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.9 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 32 F
Apr Temp 32 to 58 F
Jul Temp 56 to 84 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 46.1 inches
Distance 11.5 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 32 F
Apr Temp 30 to 56 F
Jul Temp 55 to 81 F
Oct Temp 32 to 60 F
Annual Precip 45.1 inches
Distance 17.1 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 30 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 56 to 80 F
Oct Temp 33 to 59 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
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Richmond Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,077 100%
Male 553 51.3%
Female 524 48.7%
Under 18 315 29.2%
18+ 762 70.8%
65+ 121 11.2%
Median Age 37.9
Average Family Size 3.22
White 1,052 97.7%
African-American 4 0.4%
Asian 2 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.5%
Other 2 0.2%
Mixed Race 12 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 0.6%

Estimated Richmond Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,165
Growth 88
Growth % 8.2%

Richmond Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Irish 16.7%
English 12.8%
French (except Basque) 11.3%
Italian 7.6%
German 7.3%
US/American 6.7%
French Canadian 5.8%
Polish 4.8%
Scottish 4.3%
Finnish 3.7%
Scotch-Irish 3.3%
Russian 2.5%
Swedish 1.8%
Dutch 1.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.8%
Greek 1.5%
Norwegian 1%
Welsh 1%
Lithuanian 0.8%
Czech 0.8%
Latvian 0.6%
British 0.6%
Celtic 0.5%
Slovak 0.3%
Lebanese 0.3%
Armenian 0.3%
Belgian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Richmond 1,077 $54,625
Fitzwilliam 2,141 $55,476
Hinsdale 4,082 $43,413
Marlborough 2,009 $50,927
Swanzey 6,800 $51,500
Troy 1,962 $47,500
Winchester 4,144 $43,393

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