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Richmond is a suburb of west-southwest Adelaide in southeast South Australia and has a population of around 2,700 (49.6% male, 50.4% female). Around 685 families live in the area and of those 34.3% have one or more children under the age of 15. 18.2% of families have only a single parent while 41.5% of couples have no children. Richmond covers an area of approximately 140 hectares (347 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Richmond is between $150-$249 per week (17.3% of people). 5.5% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 0.7% of the population.
Of the 1224 private dwellings in Richmond 31% are owned outright by their occupiers, 27% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 37% are being rented. On average there are around 2.2 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Richmond is as follows: 64.4% separate houses, 17.2% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 18.4% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Richmond 41% are married, 10% are divorced, 3% are separated, 9% are widowed and 38% have never married.
Compared to the rest of Australia, Richmond has close to average migrant population, with around 33.9% of residents being born overseas. The top 5 countries of birth for migrants in the area are: United Kingdom (4.1%), Greece (3.9%), Italy (2.9%), China (1.7%), Vietnam (1.0%).
Richmond varies in altitude/elevation from about 12 m (highlight point) to 24 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Richmond is 5033.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Richmond include Cowandilla, Hilton, Keswick, Marleston, Mile End South, Netley and West Richmond.
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