Richland Hills is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 8,098 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Richland Hills is the 262nd largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Richland Hills is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Richland Hills is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Richland Hills who work in office and administrative support (16.64%), sales jobs (8.90%), and maintenance occupations (8.15%).
In terms of college education, Richland Hills is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.28% of adults 25 and older in Richland Hills have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Richland Hills in 2010 was $24,612, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,448 for a family of four. However, Richland Hills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Richland Hills is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Richland Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Richland Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Richland Hills also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.50% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Richland Hills include Irish, English, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Richland Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.