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London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Richmond shown within Greater London
Richmond shown within Greater London
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Constituent country England
Region London
Ceremonial county Greater London
Created 1 April 1965
Admin HQ Twickenham
Government
 • Type London borough council
 • Body Richmond London Borough Council
Area
 • Total 22.17 sq mi (57.41 km2)
Area rank 262nd (of 326)
Population
 (mid-2015 est.)
 • Total 179,500
 • Rank 82nd (of 326)
 • Density 8,097.9/sq mi (3,126.6/km2)
 • Ethnicity
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 zone UTC (GMT)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+1 (BST)
Postcodes
TW, W, SW, KT
ONS code 00BD
GSS code E09000027
Police Metropolitan Police
Website http://www.richmond.gov.uk/

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

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