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Information on Richmond, Contra Costa County

The City of Richmond is located in the state of California, in Contra Costa County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Richmond at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Richmond City HALL, Contra Costa County

Richmond City Hall's addressRichmond Richmond Municipal Building
1401 Marina Way South

Richmond CA 94804
United States
Phone number of Richmond City Hall+1 510-620-6512
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Richmond official websiteci.richmond.ca.us
Mayor of RichmondGayle McLaughlin
Birth Certificate Order your California birth certificate online

Common question about Richmond


What county is Richmond California in?

Richmond is located in Contra Costa County

Where is Richmond California in?

Richmond is located in Contra Costa County in the western part of California, United States. It lies on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay, northeast of San Francisco and directly north of Berkeley and Oakland. Richmond is part of the East Bay region and is situated near the entrance to San Pablo Bay.

Demography of Richmond

Name of Richmond inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population103 701 inhabitants61 / 241
Population density in Richmond3 447,8 pop/sq mi (1 331,2 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Richmond, CA

Where to apply for a passport in Richmond, CA? There are 2 passport offices in Richmond, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number
CITY OF RICHMOND CITY CLERKS OFFICE450 CIVIC CENTER PLAZA5106206789
RICHMOND POST OFFICE1025 NEVIN AVE5102323937

Top 3 most popular banks in Richmond

There are 9 bank branches in Richmond.
Mechanics Bank is the most popular bank in Richmond with 2 branch offices, followed by Bank of America, National Association with 2 branch offices and then JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association with 2 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Richmond:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Mechanics Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citibank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Cathay Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Richmond administrative numbers

Richmond City code0660620
Richmond City postcode94804

Information on Richmond, Contra Costa County

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Natural parksRichmond isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Richmond

Arabic: ريتشموندBulgarian: РичмъндPersian: ریچموند
Japanese: リッチモンドKorean: 리치먼드Russian: Ричмонд
Serbian: РичмондChinese: 里士滿 

Transportation modes in Richmond

Airport
Buchanan Field Airport 16.8 miles
Gnoss Field 17 miles
Oakland International Airport 17.7 miles

Richmond territory

Richmond area30,08 sq mi (77,90 km²)
Richmond altitude33 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 37.9523
Longitude: -122.361
Latitude: 37° 57' 8'' North
Longitude: 122° 21' 40'' West
Time zone
UTC -8:00 (America/Los_Angeles)
Summer time : UTC -7:00
Winter time : UTC -8:00
Local time

What is Richmond close to?

Nearby cities include: San Pablo El Cerrito Pinole Albany
San RafaelSan PabloSan Pablo
TiburonNeighbouring townsSan Pablo
TiburonEl CerritoEl Cerrito
San Pablo 1.3 milesEl Cerrito 3.9 milesPinole 4.1 miles
Albany 4.8 milesHercules 6.2 milesBerkeley 6.8 miles
Tiburon 7 milesCorte Madera 8.1 milesBelvedere 8.2 miles
San Rafael 8.2 milesEmeryville 8.6 milesLarkspur 9.3 miles
Sausalito 9.7 milesMill Valley 10.3 milesRoss 10.9 miles
Orinda 11.2 milesPiedmont 11.5 milesSan Anselmo 11.6 miles
Vallejo 12 milesFairfax 13 milesAlameda 13.7 miles

Distance between Richmond and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 351 milesHouston : 1642 milesPhiladelphia : 2514 miles
Phoenix : 651 milesSan Antonio : 1487 milesSan Diego : 462 miles
Dallas : 1482 milesSan Jose : 54 milesJacksonville : 2370 miles
Indianapolis : 1942 milesSan Francisco : 40 miles closestAustin : 1500 miles
Columbus : 2106 milesFort Worth : 1451 milesCharlotte : 2296 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Richmond, CA

Elementary schools in Richmond

Aspire Richmond Technology Academy

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 286

Caliber: Beta Academy

District of Contra Costa County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 755

Cesar E. Chavez Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 554

Coronado Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 443

Ford Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 476

Grant Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 490

Highland Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 484

Lincoln Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 427

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 453

Mira Vista Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 558

Nystrom Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 503

Peres Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 531

Richmond Charter Elementary-Benito Juarez

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 465

Richmond College Preparatory

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 436

Riverside Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 371

Sheldon Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 382

Stege Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 282

Valley View Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 336

Verde Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 339

Washington Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 459

West County Mandarin

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6

Wilson Elementary

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 461

Middle schools in Richmond

Lovonya DeJean Middle

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 457

Manzanita Middle

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 99

Richmond Charter Academy

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 248

High schools in Richmond

De Anza High

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1331

Greenwood Academy

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 345

John F. Kennedy High

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 915

John Henry High

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 202

Leadership Public Schools: Richmond

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 548

Richmond High

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1590

Summit Public School: Tamalpais

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 117

Alternative schools in Richmond

Aspire Richmond Ca. College Preparatory Academy

District of West Contra Costa Unified
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 348

Making Waves Academy

District of Contra Costa County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 781

Private schools in Richmond

A Better Chance School/Cal Autism Foundation

Students : 37

Arlington Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 22

Canterbury School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 55

Crestmont School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 70

La Petite Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 35

Salesian High School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 417

Small World Montessori School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 54

St Cornelius School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 191

St David School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 175

Vista Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 45

Williams & Brown Academy

Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 5
Students : 5

Leisure and activities in Richmond surrounding area

Zoo
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
to Vallejo 14.8 miles
San Francisco Zoo
to San Francisco 17.2 miles
Oakland Zoo
to Oakland 18 miles
Golf course
Richmond Country ClubMira Vista Golf & Country Club
to El Cerrito 3.4 miles
Peacock Gap Country Club
to San Rafael 6.4 miles
Tilden Park Golf Course
to Berkeley 7.8 miles
Franklin Canyon Golf Course
to Hercules 8.8 miles
Mill Valley Golf Course
to Mill Valley 9.9 miles
Orinda Country Club
to Orinda 10.2 miles
Mare Island Golf Club
to Vallejo 10.5 miles
Stone Tree Golf Club
to Novato 13.2 miles
Meadow Club
to Fairfax 14 miles