Richmond Hill is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 11,935 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Richmond Hill is the 93rd largest community in Georgia.
Richmond Hill real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Richmond Hill house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
The armed forces are a huge part of the life in Richmond Hill, employing 7.42% of the workforce. While it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy, where the Healthcare and Manufacturing industries employ 22.30% and 11.87% of the civilian workforce, respectively.
Richmond Hill is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
Richmond Hill is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Richmond Hill is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 37.98% of adults in Richmond Hill have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Richmond Hill in 2010 was $25,184, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,736 for a family of four. However, Richmond Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Richmond Hill is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Richmond Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Richmond Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Richmond Hill include German, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Richmond Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.