Richmond, California

Population 106,526

Richmond is located in Contra Costa County, CA. The population is 106,526, making Richmond the 3rd largest city in Contra Costa County.

There are 34 public schools in Richmond with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Richmond is high , and there are 254 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Richmond is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Richmond property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Richmond include North Richmond, San Pablo and Rollingwood.

Richmond Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 24.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 50.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 25.3%

Crime Rate

47.22% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 1
  • Violent Crimes: 932
  • Robbery: 277
  • Burglary: 423
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

25.45% Higher than national avg.
  • 254 offenders in Richmond
  • 23.84 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

378 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 7
  • Registered Polluters: 36
  • Superfunds: 58
  • Tanks & Spills: 277


Very High 9.1%
  • California unemployment average: 8.4%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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34 Public Schools view public schools

There are 34 K-12 public schools in Richmond, CA and 12 private schools. Homefacts rates Richmond's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

254 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$548,000 compared to January 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

8 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Richmond, CA issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Richmond, CA issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,495
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,815
  • 2 Bedrooms: $2,249
  • 3 Bedrooms: $3,062
  • 4 Bedrooms: $3,747

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Environmental Hazards

378 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1444/1556)
    Richmond, CA has 92.8% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Richmond, CA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.86 Average
    Richmond, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.63°
  • February 50.9°
  • March 54.6°
  • April 58.52°
  • May 63.97°
  • June 69.29°
  • July 71.42°
  • August 71.68°
  • September 70.7°
  • October 63.47°
  • November 54.72°
  • December 49.54°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Richmond, CA

Richmond, CA has a very high risk of earthquakes.
Richmond, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Richmond, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Richmond, CA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Richmond, CA: $61,814


Unemployment in Richmond is 9.1%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 8.4% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.68%
White Collar - 51.32%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

City Representatives

  • Mark DeSaulnier

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

2 Cemeteries view all

3 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Richmond, CA

2 Retirement Homes view all

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