Richland Hills, Texas Population 2021

7,787
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Richland Hills is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 7,787, it is the 284th largest city in Texas and the 3698th largest city in the United States . Richland Hills is currently declining at a rate of -1.05% annually and its population has decreased by -0.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,801 in 2010. Richland Hills reached it's highest population of 8,865 in 1970. Spanning over 3 miles, Richland Hills has a population density of 2,484 people per square mile.

The average household income in Richland Hills is $75,150 with a poverty rate of 5.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $955 per month, and the median house value is $149,400. The median age in Richland Hills is 42.6 years, 43.4 years for males, and 42.4 years for females.

Richland Hills Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Richland Hills was:

  • White: 76.84%
  • Other race: 8.79%
  • Two or more races: 6.01%
  • Black or African American: 2.98%
  • Asian: 2.71%
  • Native American: 1.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.19%
The current population of Richland Hills, Texas is 7,787 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,036.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,801.

Richland Hills, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,18676.84%
Some Other Race7088.79%
Two or More Races4846.01%
Black or African American2402.98%
Asian2182.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native1191.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander961.19%
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Richland Hills Population by Race

Richland Hills Population Pyramid $2021

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Richland Hills Median Age

42.6


Total

43.4


Male

42.4


Female

Richland Hills Adults

There are 6,490 adults, (1,452 of whom are seniors) in Richland Hills.

Richland Hills Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Richland Hills Sex Ratio

Female

4,383

54.44%

Male

3,668

45.56%

Richland Hills Population by Age

Richland Hills Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Richland Hills Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All71.7%28.3%
Non Family62.6%37.4%
Female58.9%41.1%
Male29.2%70.8%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Richland Hills Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0942.5571.7
Married1,5123.0986.4
Non Family9081.2362.6
Female4963.1758.9
Male1782.9329.2

2.98

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Richland Hills Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2294.00%
9th to 12th Grade5319.27%
High School Graduate1,91033.34%
Some College1,31722.99%
Associates Degree4427.72%
Bachelors Degree95516.67%
Graduate Degree3446.01%
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Richland Hills Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Richland Hills Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,0283,6821,059
Hispanic1,090722145
Other Race3762189
Black195180
Asian16915234
2+ Races14314354
Native American999928
Islander3622

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 37.76%.

Richland Hills Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,751$50,078$32,962
Less Than 9th Grade$25,938$30,508$16,477
High School Graduate$38,119$50,102$32,046
Some College$36,111$52,475$26,767
Bachelors Degree$60,417$82,521$59,464
Graduate Degree$83,125$102,321$60,469

$39,751

Average Earnings

$50,078

Average Male

$32,962

Average Female

Richland Hills Earnings by Educational Attainment

Richland Hills Language by Age

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Richland Hills Language

75.43% of Richland Hills residents speak only English, while 24.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.85% of the population.

Richland Hills Language

Richland Hills Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,7502555.37%
Hispanic2,0271889.27%
Other708192.68%

5.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.13%

Male Poverty Rate

6.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richland Hills

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richland Hills is Hispanic, with 9.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richland Hills is Other, with 2.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.76%.

Richland Hills Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.91%
Some College3.13%
High School2.90%
Bachelors or Greater1.58%

Richland Hills Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed17.39%
Male Employed2.98%
Female Employed1.76%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Richland Hills Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Richland Hills Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,549$75,150
Families$68,472$83,488
Married Families$79,821-
Non Families$42,937$49,098
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Income by Household Type

Richland Hills Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Richland Hills Married by Age and Sex

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Richland Hills Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Richland Hills Marital Status by Race

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Richland Hills Marital Status

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692

Number of Veterans

641

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam278
Korea91
First Gulf War90
World War II55
Second Gulf War40

Richland Hills Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64202
65 to 74181
75+157
35 to 54143
18 to 349

Richland Hills Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White67313.09%
Hispanic282.01%
Asian105.29%
2+ Races94.89%

Richland Hills Veterans by Race

Richland Hills Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richland Hills Veterans by Education

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63.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Richland Hills Employment by Age

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Richland Hills Employment by Race

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Richland Hills Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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61.40%

Born in Richland Hills

88.35%

Native Born

11.65%

Foreign Born

7.50%

Non Citizen

4.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.35% of Richland Hills residents were born in the United States, with 61.40% having been born in Texas. 7.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Richland Hills Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,787-83-1.05%
20207,870-83-1.04%
20197,953-83-1.03%
20188,036-48-0.59%
20178,084-16-0.20%
20168,100300.37%
20158,070560.70%
20148,014470.59%
20137,967290.37%
20127,938740.94%
20117,864660.85%
20107,798-334-0.42%
20008,1321540.19%
19907,97810.00%
19807,977-888-1.05%
19708,8651,0611.28%
19607,8040.00%

Richland Hills Population by Year