Richton is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 998, it is the 155th largest city in Mississippi and the 10304th largest city in the United States. Richton is currently declining at a rate of -0.70% annually and its population has decreased by -6.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,068 in 2010. Richton reached it's highest population of 1,068 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Richton has a population density of 435 people per square mile.
The average household income in Richton is $36,813 with a poverty rate of 35.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $390 per month, and the median house value is $68,800. The median age in Richton is 37 years, 28.3 years for males, and 48.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.6 males.