Getting to know Richardson through recent census data

Richardson’s population has steadily increased over the past five years. (Makenzie Plusnick/Community Impact Newspaper)
Richardson’s population has steadily increased over the past five years. (Makenzie Plusnick/Community Impact Newspaper)

Richardson’s population has steadily increased over the past five years. (Makenzie Plusnick/Community Impact Newspaper)

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Richardson’s population has steadily increased over the past five years. Median household income and home values have grown as well. Between 2013 and 2018, the city’s median home value increased by about 33%, while household income grew by roughly 17%. The data below shows how Richardson has changed over the years.
By Makenzie Plusnick
Makenzie graduated from Tarleton State University in 2019 with a degree in communications. While in school, she interned at the Weatherford Democrat and was editor of Texan News Service, a news outlet at Tarleton. She enjoys true crime podcasts, riding horses, and spending time with her dog.


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