Richland, Mississippi Population 2022

7,613
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Richland is a city located in Rankin County Mississippi. Richland has a 2020 population of 7,613. Richland is currently growing at a rate of 1.66% annually and its population has increased by 9.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,933 in 2010.

The average household income in Richland is $64,255 with a poverty rate of 12.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $938 per month, and the median house value is $114,600. The median age in Richland is 35.1 years, 30 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Richland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Richlandwas:

  • White: 70.10%
  • Black or African American: 20.09%
  • Other race: 7.39%
  • Two or more races: 1.68%
  • Asian: 0.75%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Richland, Mississippi is 7,613 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,613.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,933.

Richland, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,04970.10%
Black or African American1,44720.09%
Asian540.75%
Some Other Race5327.39%
Two or More Races1211.68%
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Richland Population by Race

Richland Population Pyramid 2022

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Richland Median Age

35.9


Total

34.6


Male

38.2


Female

Richland Adults

There are 5,528 adults, (1,106 of whom are seniors) in Richland.

Richland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Richland Sex Ratio

Female

3,458

48.01%

Male

3,745

51.99%

Richland Population by Age

Richland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Richland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
Non Family76.9%23.1%
All70.7%29.3%
Male57.5%42.5%
Female26.9%73.1%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Richland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9402.4570.7
Married1,3653.0678.9
Male2853.5857.5
Female3082.6926.9
Non Family9821.276.9

2.98

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Richland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1122.36%
9th to 12th Grade57912.19%
High School Graduate1,23626.03%
Some College1,42830.08%
Associates Degree4038.49%
Bachelors Degree70414.83%
Graduate Degree2866.02%
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Richland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Richland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian545454
Black811787285
White3,4503,152643
2+ Races83538
Hispanic144198
Other Race35011

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Richland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,078$42,744$29,025
Less Than 9th Grade$24,150$33,059$18,309
High School Graduate$26,641$50,461$15,898
Some College$30,445$45,453$27,220
Bachelors Degree$40,677$$40,955
Graduate Degree$44,212$$44,236

$33,078

Average Earnings

$42,744

Average Male

$29,025

Average Female

Richland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Richland Language by Age

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Richland Language

94.58% of Richland residents speak only English, while 5.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.11% of the population.

Richland Language

Richland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,01155311.04%
Black1,411604.25%
Other249NaN%
Multiple1212016.53%
Hispanic3644913.46%

12.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.78%

Male Poverty Rate

8.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richland is White, with 11.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richland is Hispanic, with 13.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.32%.

Richland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.14%
High School13.92%
Some College6.23%
Bachelors or Greater4.44%

Richland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.56%
Male Unemployed41.98%
Female Employed6.88%
Female Unemployed31.88%

Richland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Richland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,061$60,626
Families$59,890$70,694
Married Families$66,964-
Non Families$31,818$37,608
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Income by Household Type

Richland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Richland Married by Age and Sex

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Richland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Richland Marital Status by Race

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Richland Marital Status

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733

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War168
First Gulf War145
Vietnam201
Korea49
World War II

Richland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3495
35 to 54207
55 to 6446
65 to 74179
75+206

Richland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White69617.30%
Black272.93%
2+ Races1012.05%

Richland Veterans by Race

Richland Veterans by Education

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4.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richland Veterans by Education

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61.3%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Richland Employment by Age

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Richland Employment by Race

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Richland 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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79.63%

Born in Richland

96.58%

Native Born

3.42%

Foreign Born

2.79%

Non Citizen

0.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.58% of Richland residents were born in the United States, with 79.63% having been born in Mississippi. 2.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Richland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19803,9550.00%
19904,014590.15%
20006,0272,0134.15%
20106,9339061.41%
20117,008751.08%
20127,056480.68%
20137,081250.35%
20147,117360.51%
20157,136190.27%
20167,183470.66%
20177,157-26-0.36%
20187,117-40-0.56%
20197,2411241.74%
20207,3651241.71%
20217,4891241.68%
20227,6131241.66%

Richland Population by Year