Welcome to Richmond city in Madison County!
Madison County is located south of Fayette County. Richmond serves as the county seat. Daniel Boone lived in Madison County, founding Fort Boonesborough. Richmond is home to Eastern Kentucky University, a public four year institution. In southern Madison County, Berea is home to Berea College, a private liberal arts college. Berea is also well known for its local artists who showcase work from woodcarving to glass and everything in between.