About Our Community

About Our Community

Richmond is the county seat for Ray County, and has several parks, swimming pool, city gymnasium, the historic Farris Theatre, several churches and banks.  A very active community, Richmond is the center of activity for Ray County, with several civic / service organizations, a strong Chamber of Commerce and many businesses to meet the needs of the region.  Farming and Agriculture-Related Business is a major force in the economics of Ray County. Shirkey Golf Course provides excellent opportunities for outdoor activities.  Ray County Memorial Hospital is a regional hospital with many services and medical doctors.  Shirkey Nursing and Rehabilitation provides care and activities for our senior citizens and others needing specialized care.  Ideal Industries is our sheltered workshop for our regional population of persons with developmental disabilities.  As you can tell, our community is a thriving example of Small Town America!

Community Links

City of Richmond
Richmond Chamber of Commerce
Ray County Website