The Town of Richton had a population of 1,060 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Richton is located at latitude 31.3495 and longitude -88.9407 in Perry County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Richton (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Perry County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 174 feet.
The Town of Richton (GNIS ID: 2407209) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Richton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,074|
|Daytime Population: Residents||638|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,712|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.62|
|Population in Households||979|
|Population in Familes||793|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||81|
|Median Household Income||$32,139|
|Average Household Income||$55,983|
|Per Capita Income||$22,829|
|Total Housing Units||463 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||242 (52.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||145 (31.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||77 (16.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,211|
|Average Home Value||$99,793|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.25%|
|Per Capita Income||1.45%|
The table below compares Richton to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 194||47th|
|Population Density||# 186||49th|
|Diversity Index||# 196||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 203||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 71||81st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.