Richfield, OH

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Living in Richfield

Richfield is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,646 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Richfield is the 321st largest community in Ohio.

Richfield real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Richfield house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some villages, Richfield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Richfield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Richfield is a village of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Richfield who work in management occupations (19.18%), office and administrative support (13.37%), and sales jobs (10.65%).

Also of interest is that Richfield has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Richfield is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Richfield’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

The citizens of Richfield are among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.77% of adults in Richfield have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Richfield in 2010 was $46,553, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $186,212 for a family of four.

The people who call Richfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Richfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Richfield include German, Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Richfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and German/Yiddish.