Richmond upon Thames is one of the most affluent areas in London . It is the most expensive borough among London outskirt boroughs, and has a similar housing price to Islington.
Richmond is a town in south-west London , 8.2 miles (13.2 km) west-southwest of Charing Cross. It is on a meander of the River Thames, with many parks and open spaces, including Richmond Park, and many protected conservation areas, which include much of Richmond Hill.
Living in Richmond & Things to Do. Richmond , England, is a pretty Thames-side town with stately architecture, passing rowers, great shops and dining, along with easy access to central London . It is a place well worth visiting and a good place to live .
1 The following are the top five most expensive neighborhoods in London as of March 2020. Knightsbridge . Knightsbridge is one of the poshest neighborhoods in the world. West Brompton . Chelsea. Kensington . City of Westminster.
Richmond is the 7th most expensive borough in London , with the average property price around £750,000 as of 2017, making it unaffordable for the majority of Londoners.
Top 10 Things To Do And See In Richmond, Virginia Visit Maymont. A tour of Richmond is not complete without a visit to Maymont, an impressive area covering 100 acres of land. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Hollywood Cemetery tour. The American Civil War Museum . Afternoon Tea at The Jefferson . Watch a movie at The Byrd. Visit the State Capitol. The Museum of Edgar Allen Poe.
Richmond station (London)
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Richmond upon Thames was established in 1965 by amalgamation of the boroughs of Barnes and Richmond, east of the Thames, which belong to the historic county of Surrey, with Twickenham , historically part of Middlesex.
The city of Richmond has one of the largest populations in Virginia. And more people means more chances for crime . That said, Richmond’s crime rate is currently 60% higher than Virginia’s average and 17% higher than the national average.
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Richmond is, of course, also delightful with its riverside pubs, great restaurants and shops, and high-quality Georgian and Victorian houses.
Richmond station is a National Rail and London Underground station managed by South West Trains. It is on the South West Trains Waterloo to Reading line, the London Underground District line and also the London Overground North London Line.
Recorded gun- and knife-enabled offences in London account for about 2% of total recorded crime. The two London Boroughs with the highest rate of gun and knife crime are Southwark and Lambeth . Other London Boroughs with high gun and knife crime rates include Brent, Haringey and Hackney .