About This Place
Richview is a village in Washington County, Illinois, United States. The population was 308 at the 2000 census. Some areas around Richview were made available for homestead under the Homestead Act during the Civil War.
Richview is located at 38°22′40″N 89°10′48″W / 38.37778°N 89.18°W / 38.37778; -89.18 (38.377884, -89.180095).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.1 square miles (2.9 km²), all of it land.