Richland is a somewhat small city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 7,087 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Richland is the 54th largest community in Mississippi.
Richland is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Richland is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Richland who work in office and administrative support (15.05%), sales jobs (10.71%), and food service (9.49%).
Being a small city, Richland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Richland rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.04% of adults 25 and older in Richland have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Richland in 2010 was $20,836, which is upper middle income relative to Mississippi, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,344 for a family of four. However, Richland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Richland is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Richland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Richland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Richland include Irish, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Richland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.