The City of Richmond was first named after Richmond Hill, London.
Richmond is an inner suburb of Melbourne, located just 3km south-east of the CBD. The local government area of Richmond is the City of Yarra. The 2011 Census showed that Richmond has a population of 26,121.
Bridge Road in Richmond, is a well known for a number of factory outlets such as Just Jeans, Aquila, Country Road, and many more.
Distance to Melbourne: 3km South-East of Melbourne.
Public Transport: Trams, Trains & Buses.
Number Of Schools: 3
Access to Free Ways: Burnley Tunnel and Monash Freeway
Homes: period homes – some Deco, some weatherboard, many renovated with heritage gardens, new low rise apartment blocks.
Surrounding suburbs: Collingwood, Kew, Melbourne, South Yarra, Burnley, Hawthorn, Abbotsford, Cremorne