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Richardson is a principal city in Dallas and Collin counties in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 99,223. In 2014 the population was estimated to be 108,617. Richardson is an affluent inner suburb of Dallas and home of The University of Texas at Dallas and the Telecom Corridor 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, Ericsson, Verizon, Cisco Systems, Samsung, MetroPCS, Texas Instruments, Qorvo, and Fujitsu. Richardson is also the home to the BlueCross-BlueShield of Texas headquarters in the healthcare industry.


Looking for travel information about Richardson? Explore the best travel advice on Richardson, United States. After your splendid visit to Richardson, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Fort Worth. Fort Worth, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Sixth Floor Museum, Dealey Plaza, The Dallas World Aquarium, Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Gardens. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Meacham International Airport, Fort Worth Alliance Airport, Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth. A holiday in Richardson can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Richardson*

  • Pollution Statistics in Richardson

    Know the pollution level of Richardson before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Richardson: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Richardson for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Richardson.

    • Burglary and Theft 26.47 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 14.06 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 14.71 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 11.76 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 13.24 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 27.94 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 89.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 80.88 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.24 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Richardson - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Richardson is 209.2 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 80.29 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 86.26 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35.2 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.65 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 68.47 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.1 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 146.43 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Richardson

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Richardson

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.2 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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