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London Borough of Richmond upon Thames




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Richmond shown within Greater London
Richmond shown within Greater London
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Constituent countryEngland
RegionLondon
Ceremonial countyGreater London
Created1 April 1965
Admin HQTwickenham
Government
 • TypeLondon borough council
 • BodyRichmond London Borough Council
 • LeadershipLiberal Democrat (Liberal Democrat)
 • MayorNancy Baldwin (from May 2019)
 • London AssemblyTony Arbour (Conservative) AM for South West
 • MPsMunira Wilson (Liberal Democrat)
Sarah Olney (Liberal Democrat)
 • EU ParliamentLondon
Area
 • Total22.17 sq mi (57.41 km2)
Area rank262nd (of 326)
Population
 • Total179,500
 • Rank82nd (of 326)
 • Density8,097.9/sq mi (3,126.6/km2)
 • Ethnicity[1]
71.4% White British
2.5% White Irish
0.1% White Gypsy or Irish Traveller
11.9% Other White
0.7% White & Black Caribbean
0.4% White & Black African
1.5% White & Asian
1% Other Mixed
2.8% Indian
0.6% Pakistani
0.5% Bangladeshi
0.9% Chinese
2.5% Other Asian
0.9% Black African
0.4% Black Caribbean
0.2% Other Black
0.6% Arab
1% Other
Time zoneUTC (GMT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (BST)
Postcodes
TW, W, SW, KT
ONS code00BD
GSS codeE09000027
PoliceMetropolitan Police
Websitehttp://www.richmond.gov.uk/

The London Borough of Richmond upon Thames is a London borough in south west London.

References

Greater LondonLondonCity of London