Richardson has grown from a village of 600 in 1930 to a thriving, dynamic, master-planned community of more than 100,000 residents  today. The city largely borders the larger cities of Dallasand PlanoRichardson is the location for a growing number of companies. Because more than half of its residents have moved toRichardson from another part of the country, the city has an air of cosmopolitan sophistication not often found in a community its size.Richardson is home to several Dallas Area Rapid Transit light-railstations. The city is also the site of the Eisemann Center for Performing Arts and Corporate Presentations and the adjacentGalatyn Park urban center. Richardson is often referred to as the "Telecom Corridor of the Southwest.” It recently was named the 15th best place to live in the United States by MONEY magazine.  Zip Codes for the Richardson area are 75080, 75081, 75243, 75240 and 75252.


Homes for Sale in   - Price Range:

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$100,000 - $200,000

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$500,000 - $600,000

$600,000 - & Up


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Demographics for Richardson.  

School District for Richardson is RISD.  Richardson ISD covers 38.5 miles and includes most of the city of Richardson, and portions of Dallas and Garland.

Tax rate for  (2015)






Richardson-Plano ISD 2.3263 0.6352 1.4480 0.2431
Richardson-Richardson ISD 2.2183 0.6352 1.3401 0.2431


Utilities, Auto & Drivers License Renewal

·         ​Electric - TXU 800.242.9113

·         Gas - Atmos Energy 800.460.3030

·         Phone - AT&T 800.464.7928

·         Water - City of Richardson 972.744.4120

·         Auto Vehicle Registration - Dallas County - 500 Elm St., Dallas TX 75302 214.653.7800

·         Driver's License Office Renewal, Dallas Downtown 1500 Marilla 1B South, City of Dallas Bldg, Dallas TX 75201 214.651.1859 (offices also in Carrollton, Garland and Irving.)

Shopping & Entertainment  - Click here to see what kind of shopping is in     .  Click here to see Entertainment.  


Restaurants - What are you hungry for - mexican, steak, Italian, coffee shops and more.  Click here to see.  


Airports near        .  Click here for the link.

·         Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport has 24 passenger airlines (11 domestic, 13 foreign).

·         Dallas Love Field is owned and operated by the City of Dallas.

·         Addison Airport is a small, public airport located in Addison.