Richmond, Indiana is called the "birthplace of recorded jazz" because some early jazz records originated here. Richmond is the county seat of Wayne County. As of 2000 the city's population was 39,124.
Richmond is the home of Earlham College.
Richmond High School may be the home of the only art museum located in a public school in the country.
Richmond is the headquarters of the Friends United Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).
Richmond was the home of the Wayne Works and Wayne Corporation, a famous bus manufacturer.
Web Sites and Links
City of RichmondA comprehensive guide to the city, providing government, and human resource information.
Hayes ArboretumNature preserve providing visitor, collection, and historical information.
RichmondIndiana.comConnecting the people of Richmond Indiana.