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.


MOST RECENT

 Redistricting is one of the items on the Texas Legislature's third special session, and the state Senate released proposed maps on Sept. 18. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Texas Senate releases proposed redistricting maps as special session begins

Redistricting is one of the items on the third special session, and the state Senate released proposed maps on Sept. 18.

The buildings, called Five Cityline, Six Cityline and Seven Cityline, will include 18, 13 and 15 stories, respectively. (Rendering courtesy Corgan and Associates)
KDC announces plans to add 3 new office towers to Richardson's CityLine development

The new buildings will join the 2.6 million square feet of office space and 200,000 square feet of restaurant, retail and entertainment space already present at CityLine.

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Fukuro Poke & Sushi & Tea now open in north Richardson

The eatery's menu features signature bowls such as the Fukuro Bowl, which includes salmon, tuna, spicy crab, avocado and more.

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Lowered Richardson ISD tax rate for 2021-22 school year will raise more funds for district

Chief Financial Officer David Pate said the new rate is effectively a 2.41% increase over the $1.4047 per $100 property valuation adopted for the 2020-21 school year.

Richardson Symphony Inc. is expected to receive the largest grant of $55,000. (Courtesy Richardson Symphony Orchestra)
City commission recommends $220,000 in grants be doled out to Richardson-centric arts organizations

For the upcoming fiscal year, 25 arts groups applied for grants totaling $469,079. The commission is recommending that 21 of those groups receive grants ranging from $1,000 to $55,000.

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Greenville Avenue Pizza Co. planning to open Richardson location later this year

GAPCo offers made-from-scratch pizzas with a thin, crispy crust and homemade sauce.

La Myrrah is now open at The Shops at Highland Village. (Valerie Wigglesworth/Community Impact Newspaper)
Lingerie shop opens in Highland Village; Crepe Delicious coming to Frisco and more DFW news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

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13th annual NTX Giving Day partners with record 3,300-plus nonprofits

A fundraiser started by Communities Foundation of Texas connects donors with nonprofits in their area.

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Drink shop HTeaO to open new location just outside of Richardson

The business will offer a drive-thru, 25 flavors of Texas-style iced tea, Yeti products and snack items.

New fixtures are being installed at the Cannaday Recreation Area near Clark Middle School. The 4-acre park is being redesigned as an athletic training hub. A budget of $500,000 will bring an obstacle course not unlike something from the “American Ninja Warrior” TV show to the neighborhood. (Courtesy city of Frisco)
Collin County adopts budget and property tax rate; Frisco prioritizes parks and trails development, plus more top news from DFW

Read the most popular business and community news from the past week from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

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GALLERY: Plano ISD’s new fine arts center to open later this year

“For our students to be able to have a place this fine to display their talents is just a dream come true,” Plano ISD Superintendent Sara Bonser said.

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DATA: How population changed in Texas counties between census counts in 2010, 2020

Texas added nearly four million people between 2010 and 2020, according to the latest Census data.