|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Richfield is 36,527. Richfield, Minnesota is the 1,086th largest city in the US.
Richfield is located entirely in Hennepin County.
The peak population of Richfield was in 2020, when its population was 36,981. In 2020, Richfield was the 1,072nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,086th largest city in the US. Richfield is currently 1.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Richfield has grown 6.1% since the 2000. Richfield, Minnesota's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Richfield has a population density of 5,131.5 people per square mile. Richfield has the 4th highest population density in Minnesota.
|812||St. Louis Park||49,158||11.3%|
|1120||Inver Grove Heights||35,541||18.9%|
|1080||Kearns metro township, Utah||36,747|
|1081||Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina||36,736||348.1%|
|1082||Rock Island, Illinois||36,636||-7.5%|
|1088||Farmers Branch, Texas||36,442||32.5%|
|1089||Upper Arlington, Ohio||36,295||7.8%|
|1090||Lake Stevens, Washington||36,288||186.9%|
|1091||Oak Creek, Wisconsin||36,260||26.9%|
|1092||North Ridgeville, Ohio||36,240||61.5%|
The total voting age population of Richfield, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 24,887. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.5% of the residents of Richfield are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Richfield are 67.5% White, 11.8% Black, 8.9% Other, 6.9% Asian, 4.4% Two or more races and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 17.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Richfield, 9.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.5%. On a per-household basis, 6.3% of families are below the poverty line in Richfield.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.9% of Richfield residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.1% of Richfield residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 42.4% have a bachelor's degree and 13.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Richfield residents aged 5 and older, 24.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 14.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 5.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Richfield is 3.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Richfield, 8.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Richfield is $66,908.
In Richfield, 60.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.5% of housing units in Richfield.
Of all the housing units in Richfield, 4.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Richfield, 6.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Richfield is $1,079.
In Richfield, 84.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.