Richmond, RI

Fun Facts, Real Estate Facts & Things To Do

 

 

Richmond Rhode Island

  • The town of Richmond is located within the boundaries of Washington County.
  • Richmond was incorporated in 1747.
  • 2010 Census notes 7,708 people live in this town.
  • Richmond Villages: Alton, Arcadia, Carolina, Hope Valley, Kenyon, Shannock, Usquepaug, Woodville, & Wyoming.
  • Size: 40.8 Sq Miles (40.6 Sq Miles of land & .2 Sq Miles of water)
  • Zip Code: 02800-02899
  • Richmond was originally part of Westerly RI.
  • Town of Richmond Official Website
  • Coordinates:  41°30′N 71°40′W

Real Estate Facts

Residential

% of Value

Commercial

Vehicle

Biz / Personal Prop

$20.94 100% $20.94 $22.64 $20.64

* last assessed in 2013, There is also a fire tax in Richmond

Around Town

John Hoxie House
  • AKA: Old Kenyon Farm.
  • Built: 1784.
  • Architect: John Hoxsie.
  • Location: 3/4 Miles N of Carolina Village Richmond RI.
  • 1/2 story farm house with a central cut granite chimney.
  • Mature hickory, horse-chestnut, and ash trees shade the lawn and walled garden.
  • Barn foundations and an unidentified circular depression as well as the foundation of an earlier Hoxsie house are found on 60 acres surrounding the house.

Clark Memorial Library