The 77407 zip code covers the city of Richmond, Texas. Richmond is Southeast of Houston, TX. This community is also surrounded by lovely small towns in all other directions. The northern part of the 77407 area borders the Westpark Tollway. From there, it goes south between Route 99 and Road 1464, until they meet by Chelsea Harbour.
Richmond has a long history during the western frontier era. The city even called a few famous Texans members of the community. Jane Long, also known as the “Mother of Texas” once owned the land that 77407 sits on today.
Richmond, TX has three elementary schools in the city. The middle schools and high schools are in neighboring towns only a short drive away. While there is no campus for post-secondary education in Richmond, there are plenty of institutions nearby 77407.
South of this area is Wharton County Junior College. East of this area has Houston Community College and even further east is the University of Houston.
Things to Do
The 77407 area and surrounding communities has a lot to offer that show off their Texas pride. The Fort Bend Museum resides in the building that used to belong to a Mr. John M. Moore. John M. Moore was a popular politician in Texas and his grandson, Hilmar, served as Mayor of Richmond for 63 years.
The Houston Golf Club offers guests a delicious meal, beautiful grounds, and a fun golf course to play on. For a little bit more history, the George Ranch Historical Park is a must-see. This 20,000-acre ranch features animals, historic homes, and costumed guides. The 77407 Richmond area also has a brewery or two that offer some great local drinks.