Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,024
Nationwide Rank 10197

Quick Facts

Richton, Mississippi is the 10,197th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Richton, Mississippi is a town.

Richton, Mississippi is currently 4.1% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Richton, Mississippi's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
10187 Coal Hill, Arkansas 1,026 2.3%
10188 Colfax, Illinois 1,026 3.4%
10189 Keewatin, Minnesota 1,026 -11.6%
10190 Robert Lee, Texas 1,026 -11.9%
10191 Altamont, Kansas 1,025 -5.4%
10192 Cedar Bluff, Virginia 1,025 -4.9%
10193 Island City, Oregon 1,025 11.8%
10194 Wurtland, Kentucky 1,025 -2.1%
10195 Dickeyville, Wisconsin 1,024 -2.9%
10196 Plummer, Idaho 1,024 2.1%
10197 Richton, Mississippi 1,024 -1.5%
10198 Riesel, Texas 1,024 4.0%
10199 Seelyville, Indiana 1,024 -15.9%
10200 Royalton, Pennsylvania 1,023 6.2%
10201 East Gull Lake, Minnesota 1,022 4.0%
10202 Scobey, Montana 1,022 -5.2%
10203 Berryville, Texas 1,021 14.3%
10204 Leesburg, Alabama 1,021 27.3%
10205 Rhodhiss, North Carolina 1,021 78.8%
10206 Walton, Indiana 1,021 -4.4%
10207 Wayne City, Illinois 1,021 -6.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
7532 Shelby 2,035 -30.0%
7548 Belmont 2,025 3.3%
7644 Tchula 1,976 -16.0%
7645 Belzoni 1,975 -25.7%
7664 Rolling Fork 1,967 -20.3%
7676 Charleston 1,958 -10.7%
7712 Nettleton 1,942 -3.6%
7748 Union 1,925 -4.7%
7805 Wesson 1,894 4.2%
7851 Itta Bena 1,873 -14.2%
7890 Flora 1,855 19.5%
7901 Bruce 1,847 -11.4%
8072 Shannon 1,771 6.4%
8102 Decatur 1,758 -7.6%
8113 Shaw 1,750 -24.2%
8118 Sumrall 1,748 67.7%
8184 Bay Springs 1,723 -18.1%
8244 Calhoun City 1,696 -9.2%
8265 Drew 1,688 -30.2%
8273 Rosedale 1,685 -30.3%
8438 Walnut Grove 1,609 219.8%
8446 Summit 1,607 0.3%
8470 Sardis 1,595 -21.7%
8518 Coldwater 1,572 -5.8%
8618 Marion 1,526 16.4%
8627 Lexington 1,523 -24.4%
8647 Marks 1,517 -25.3%
8650 Monticello 1,516 -12.6%
8694 Fayette 1,499 -32.5%
8730 Centreville 1,486 -11.1%
8777 Tylertown 1,467 -24.4%
8800 Duck Hill 1,461 86.5%
8814 Ackerman 1,455 -13.9%
8852 Lambert 1,440 -26.0%
8892 Raleigh 1,423 13.5%
8936 Mound Bayou 1,408 -32.5%
8973 Walls 1,399 192.6%
9080 Port Gibson 1,365 -25.5%
9110 Pelahatchie 1,353 -8.7%
9280 Goodman 1,292 4.3%
9312 Taylorsville 1,284 -4.0%
9313 Vardaman 1,284 20.7%
9476 Byhalia 1,229 -4.1%
9524 Como 1,214 -7.3%
9708 Plantersville 1,161 -9.1%
9726 Terry 1,158 73.3%
9751 Jonestown 1,150 -32.2%
9790 Brooksville 1,138 -3.5%
9838 Mantachie 1,125 1.4%
9990 Tutwiler 1,080 -20.4%
10048 Friars Point 1,064 -27.7%
10112 Caledonia 1,046 3.3%
10144 Pickens 1,037 -20.9%
10153 De Kalb 1,034 6.8%
10180 Sunflower 1,029 -22.7%
10197 Richton 1,024 -1.5%
10241 Bude 1,012 -2.4%
10248 Edwards 1,010 -24.9%
10267 Ecru 1,006 5.3%
10290 Stonewall 1,002 -12.5%
10307 Metcalfe 999 -10.3%
10360 Derma 986 -16.2%
10432 Vaiden 971 18.7%
10487 Prentiss 960 -16.7%
10536 Woodville 949 -19.3%
10537 Blue Mountain 948 41.2%
10600 Mount Olive 936 -0.8%
10610 Burnsville 933 -9.7%
10644 Tunica 926 -16.7%
10704 Beaumont 915 -6.5%
10727 Smithville 911 3.4%
10731 Inverness 909 -20.6%
10756 Leakesville 903 -11.8%
10821 Gloster 886 -17.1%
10855 Utica 878 -8.9%
10933 Coffeeville 862 -7.9%
11011 Maben 849 6.1%
11015 Crenshaw 848 -7.5%
11212 Polkville 815 25.1%
11568 Walnut 754 -0.1%
11743 Renova 726 17.2%
11753 Sandersville 724 -8.0%
11926 Scooba 694 10.3%
11939 Sherman 692 25.8%
12014 Liberty 680 7.7%
12042 Heidelberg 676 -19.1%
12074 Mathiston 672 -6.6%
12077 Thaxton 672 20.2%
12142 Crowder 662 -13.4%
12183 Anguilla 654 -27.4%
12184 Crawford 654 -0.3%
12313 Isola 634 -16.7%
12371 Algoma 624 22.5%
12410 New Augusta 618 -13.5%
12518 New Houlka 605 -14.9%
12606 Boyle 593 -23.0%
12660 Kilmichael 586 -28.7%
12810 Hickory Flat 564 0.0%
12891 Mayersville 554 -30.1%
12901 State Line 553 0.0%
13013 Bolton 538 -14.4%
13036 Ashland 534 -7.4%
13188 Hickory 517 3.6%
13208 Oakland 514 -13.0%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,024 10,197
2016 1,062 10,050
2015 1,066 10,032
2014 1,063 10,035
2013 1,064 10,030
2012 1,053 10,068
2011 1,068 10,019
2010 1,068 10,015
2009 985 10,280
2008 1,000 10,215
2007 1,001 10,214
2006 995 10,224
2005 996 10,209
2004 1,006 10,160
2003 1,017 10,101
2002 1,021 10,082
2001 1,036 10,021
2000 1,040 10,016
1990 1,058 9,528