In 1883, Aaron M. Richey arrived from St. Joseph, Missouri, and settled near the mouth of the Pithlachascotee River. Port Richey is south of Hudson and north of New Port Richey.
Things to visit while in Port Richey
Chasco Elementary School
Gulf High School
Booker T Washington School
Energy and Marine Center
Fox Hollow Elementary School
Chasco Middle School
Known as the “City by the River”, Port Richey has a longer history than its sibling city New Port Richey. They city offers a vast array of family-friendly activities despite its relatively small size and population.