The Town of Richlands had a population of 1,675 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Richlands is located at latitude 34.8993 and longitude -77.5466 in Onslow County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Richlands encompass a land area of 1.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Onslow County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 59 feet.
The Town of Richlands (GNIS ID: 2407208) 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.
|Total Population||1,675 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,675 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,410 (84.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$46,316|
|Average Household Income||$55,713|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,363|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||748 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||444 (59.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||199 (26.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||105 (14.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$154,583|
|Average Home Value||$170,664|
|Housing Affordability Index3||188|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.74%|
|Per Capita Income||1.26%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.02%|
The table below compares Richlands to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 353||52nd|
|Population Density||# 219||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 379||49th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 325||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 525||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 268||64th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.