Did you Know?
- That most of Richmond is at sea level. There are few basements, and 80 kilometers of dykes that protect the city.
- 37.4% of Richmond is in the agricultural reserve mainly in agricultural products such as cranberries and blueberries.
- Richmond consists of 17 islands - the largest is Lulu Island believed to have been named after Lulu Sweet, a young actress who visited new Westminster in the 1860's.