Richwood, Texas Population 2021

4,052
map placeholder

Richwood is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 4,052, it is the 419th largest city in Texas and the 5369th largest city in the United States . Richwood is currently growing at a rate of 0.80% annually and its population has increased by 15.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,510 in 2010. Richwood reached it's highest population of 4,052 in 2021. Spanning over 5 miles, Richwood has a population density of 907 people per square mile.

The average household income in Richwood is $91,611 with a poverty rate of 9.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,034 per month, and the median house value is $175,700. The median age in Richwood is 31.6 years, 32.4 years for males, and 30.6 years for females.

Richwood Demographics

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

  • White: 86.60%
  • Other race: 7.16%
  • Black or African American: 3.45%
  • Two or more races: 1.79%
  • Native American: 0.54%
  • Asian: 0.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Richwood, Texas is 4,052 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,956.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,510.

Richwood, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,38786.60%
Some Other Race2807.16%
Black or African American1353.45%
Two or More Races701.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native210.54%
Asian180.46%
Loading...

Richwood Population by Race

Richwood Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Richwood Median Age

31.6


Total

32.4


Male

30.6


Female

Richwood Adults

There are 2,722 adults, (341 of whom are seniors) in Richwood.

Richwood Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Richwood Sex Ratio

Female

1,906

48.73%

Male

2,005

51.27%

Richwood Population by Age

Richwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Richwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All66%34%
Male57.4%42.6%
Non Family45.1%54.9%
Female32.6%67.4%

66.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Richwood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4622.6866
Married7323.6188
Non Family5301.2145.1
Female1323.232.6
Male682.9657.4

3.42

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

Loading...

Richwood Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1546.60%
9th to 12th Grade1315.61%
High School Graduate65828.18%
Some College58324.97%
Associates Degree41417.73%
Bachelors Degree30513.06%
Graduate Degree903.85%
Loading...

Richwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Richwood Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1981,191258
Hispanic963694118
Other Race20418237
Black1351359
Native American2112
Asian181810
2+ Races1414

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.56%.

Richwood Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,151$62,767$31,746
Less Than 9th Grade$31,189$61,829$
High School Graduate$33,919$55,192$24,412
Some College$45,595$62,807$34,773
Bachelors Degree$51,154$158,636$36,576
Graduate Degree$50,699$$25,156

$39,151

Average Earnings

$62,767

Average Male

$31,746

Average Female

Richwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Richwood Language by Age

Loading...

Richwood Language

61.34% of Richwood residents speak only English, while 38.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 38.15% of the population.

Richwood Language

Richwood Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,07023311.26%
White1,6401468.90%
Other2803010.71%
Multiple70811.43%

9.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.03%

Male Poverty Rate

13.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richwood is Multiple, with 11.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richwood is White, with 8.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.70%.

Richwood Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.25%
Bachelors or Greater7.34%
Some College3.51%
High School2.74%

Richwood Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed22.45%
Female Employed11.24%
Male Employed4.28%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Richwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Richwood Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$68,567$91,611
Families$91,941$113,103
Married Families$95,167-
Non Families$32,206$47,077
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Richwood Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Richwood Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Richwood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Richwood Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Richwood Marital Status

Loading...

161

Number of Veterans

161

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam75
Second Gulf War53
First Gulf War17
World War II8
Korea8

Richwood Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7471
18 to 3445
75+28
35 to 5417
55 to 64

Richwood Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1556.72%
Hispanic252.04%
2+ Races631.58%

Richwood Veterans by Race

Richwood Veterans by Education

Loading...

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richwood Veterans by Education

Loading...

71.4%

Labor Force Participation

68.8%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Richwood Employment by Age

Loading...

Richwood Employment by Race

Loading...

Richwood Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

74.02%

Born in Richwood

89.39%

Native Born

10.61%

Foreign Born

6.90%

Non Citizen

3.71%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.39% of Richwood residents were born in the United States, with 74.02% having been born in Texas. 6.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Richwood Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,052320.80%
20204,020320.80%
20193,988320.81%
20183,956360.92%
20173,920310.80%
20163,889691.81%
20153,820752.00%
20143,745912.49%
20133,654451.25%
20123,609350.98%
20113,574541.53%
20103,5205081.57%
20003,0122800.98%
19902,7321410.53%
19802,5910.00%

Richwood Population by Year