Richmond, Texas is a medium size city with 97,598 people. It has only 4 nursing homes, which is fewer than we expected in a city of this size. With a city grade of B-, you ought to be able to find a respectable nursing home here. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Humble. We found the nursing homes in Richmond to be in a totally different league than the ones in Humble. The best part of this city's profile is its nursing homes' remarkable inspection grades. Inspection grades are discussed in the following section.
Despite receiving a somewhat average overall grade, the nursing homes in Richmond performed spectacularly well in our inspections category. In fact, some of its facilities received almost flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, we awarded Richmond one of our highest scores in that category with a grade of A-. Our inspection grades are based on items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that score well in this category tend to have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. The next highest score we gave this place in any area was its short-term care rating, where we gave it a B-. Finally, the city were awarded a B- in our long-term care category and a C for nursing.