Welcome to Richmond Kentucky!
Richmond KY is located in the heart of Madison County AND the heart of the Bluegrass State. You will find Richmond, the county seat of Madison County, to be a unique blend of small town warmth and security while still having access to the advantages of a big city.
Richmond operates under a City Manager form of government. The citizens elect a mayor every 4 years, and four city commissioners every 2 years, which form the Board of Commissioners.