Richmond in Washington county, Rhode Island

Richmond, RI

The town of Richmond, Rhode Island is located in the southwestern part of the state, near the coastal town of Westerly. Richmond is a beautiful, densely wooded area.

Included in the town's landscape is a 2,359-acre wildlife habitat known as the Carolina Management Area. Although the majority of the land is forest, there are also wetlands and agricultural land included in the territory.

Construction and engineering are common fields of work in Richmond. Providence is just 35 minutes away by car. The nearest Amtrak station is just six miles away, located in nearby Kingston.

Richmond is part of the Chariho School District. The name Chariho was created by using the first two letters of the names of the towns that comprise the district: Charlestown, Richmond, and Hopkinton.

Older children attend the Chariho Middle School, and the Chariho High School.

For its peaceful small-town atmosphere, Richmond attracts many.

Richmond, RI Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Richmond, RI Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$336K
Up 22.3 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$314K
Up 15.6 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
108
Up 52.1 % since June 2016

Richmond, RI Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Richmond, RI Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Condos
$219K
Up 100.0 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Condos
$219K
Up 100.0 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Condos
161
Up 100.0 % since June 2016

Richmond, RI Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Richmond, RI

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -2.28 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 186.9
Household Size (people) 2.76
Households w/ Children 32.83 %
Annual Residential Turnover 3.31 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $654
One Bedroom $716
Two Bedroom $889
Three Bedroom $1,141
Four Bedroom $1,397

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 7,532
Households: 2,720
Median Age: 44.09

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $92,177)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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School Information for Richmond, RI

Public Elementary

School

RICHMOND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
190 KINGSTOWN RD
WYOMING, RI 02898

THE R.Y.S.E SCHOOL
Grades: 4-12
459 SWITCH RD
WOOD RIVER JUNCTION, RI 02894

Public Middle

School

CHARIHO REGIONAL MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
455 SWITCH RD # B
WOOD RIVER JUNCTION, RI 02894

Public High

School

CHARIHO HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
453 SWITCH RD
WOOD RIVER JUNCTION, RI 02894

CHARIHO CAREER AND TECH CENTER
Grades: 9-12
459 SWITCH RD
WOOD RIVER JUNCTION, RI 02894

Private/Catholic

School

MEADOWBROOK WALDORF SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
300 KINGSTOWN RD
WEST KINGSTON, RI 02892

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Richmond, RI Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Richmond, RI

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Featured Homes for Sale in Richmond, RI

14 Beaver River School House Road, Richmond, RI 02892
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Richmond, RI 02892

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$85,000

465 Gardiner Road,
Richmond, RI 02892

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Richmond, RI 02812

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