Richton is a city located in Perry County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,010, it is the 152nd largest city in Mississippi and the 10259th largest city in the United States . Richton is currently growing at a rate of 0.10% annually but its population has decreased by -5.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,068 in 2010. Richton reached it's highest population of 1,066 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Richton has a population density of 440 people per square mile.
The average household income in Richton is $46,234 with a poverty rate of 28.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $306 per month, and the median house value is $83,700. The median age in Richton is 40.6 years, 28.8 years for males, and 52.2 years for females.