The City of Richland had a population of 6,795 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Richland is located at latitude 32.2304 and longitude -90.1596 in Rankin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Richland (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Rankin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 266 feet.
The City of Richland (GNIS ID: 2404612) 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 Richland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Richland: Lakeland, Plain, Plainview.
|Population in Households||6,795|
|Population in Familes||5,616|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,843 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,691 (59.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||942 (33.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||210 ( 7.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$111,548|
|Average Home Value||$125,429|
|Median Household Income||$43,042|
|Average Household Income||$58,398|
|Per Capita Income||$22,334|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.69%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
The table below compares Richland to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 57||85th|
|Population Density1||# 159||56th|
|Diversity Index2||# 192||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 73||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 68||81st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.