Richwood is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 2,281 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Richwood is the 414th largest community in Ohio.
When you are in Richwood, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 48.67% of Richwood’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Richwood is a village of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Richwood who work in office and administrative support (10.63%), sales jobs (10.02%), and personal care services (5.62%).
Being a small village, Richwood does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Richwood, just 7.35% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Richwood in 2010 was $18,422, which is low income relative to Ohio, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,688 for a family of four. However, Richwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Richwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Richwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Richwood include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Richwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.