Living in Richardson, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Richardson SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Richardson, TX Crime Report

2,657
Total Crimes
2,223.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-13.42%
Below National Average

Richardson, TX Cost Of Living

107
Richardson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Richardson, Texas Info Snack

Richardson is a principal city in Dallas and Collin counties in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2015 American Community Survey, the city had a total population of 106,123. Richardson is an affluent inner suburb of Dallas. It is home to The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) and the Telecom CorridorĀ®, with a high concentration of telecommunications companies. More than 5,000 businesses have operations within Richardson's 28 square miles (73 km2), including many of the world's largest telecommunications/networking companies: AT&T, DirectTV, Verizon, Cisco Systems, Samsung, ZTE, MetroPCS, Texas Instruments, Qorvo, and Fujitsu. Richardson's largest employment base is provided by the insurance industry, with Blue CrossBlue Shield of Texas' headquarters located in the community along with a regional hub for GEICO, regional offices for United Healthcare, and one of State Farm Insurance's three national regional hubs.
Population
114,402
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
10.2%
Median Home
$250,100
Median Income
$80,953
Median Rent
$1,336

Richardson, TX Photos

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Rankings for Richardson in Texas

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Map Of Richardson, TX

Population over time in Richardson

Year Population % Change
2017 114,402 3.0%
2016 111,055 2.5%
2015 108,350 2.1%
2014 106,123 2.3%
2013 103,752 2.2%
2012 101,528 1.5%
2011 100,057 1.4%
2010 98,710 1.2%
2009 97,507 -
Crime/100k Richardson TX USA
Violent Crime 113.0 410.9 368.9
Murder 1.7 4.6 5.0
Robbery 43.5 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 52.7 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2110.8 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 304.7 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1627.1 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 179.1 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Richardson

White
53.7% (61,461)
African American
9.4% (10,797)
American Indian
0.4% (411)
Asian
16.4% (18,750)
Hawaiian
0.1% (93)
Other
0.3% (336)
Two Or More
2.6% (2,972)
Hispanic
17.1% (19,582)
Race Richardson TX USA
White 53.7% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 9.4% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 16.4% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.1% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Richardson, Texas

Less than $10,000
4.8% (549,208)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (237,249)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (675,866)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.0% (804,935)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.4% (1,187,587)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (1,874,432)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (1,513,470)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.7% (2,258,423)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.2% (1,171,520)
$200,000 or more
10.2% (1,167,503)
Income Richardson TX USA
Less than $10,000 4.8% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.0% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.4% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.7% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.2% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 10.2% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Richardson

Female
50.2% (57,468)
Male
49.8% (56,934)
Gender Richardson TX USA
Female 50.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Richardson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (5,720)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (3,432)
High School / GED
13.0% (14,872)
Some College
19.0% (21,736)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (8,008)
Bachelor's Degree
34.0% (38,896)
Master's Degree
15.0% (17,160)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,288)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (2,288)
Education Richardson TX USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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