Richmond Hill SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Richmond Hill, Georgia Info Snack

Richmond Hill is a city in Bryan County, Georgia, United States. James Oglethorpe, only a year after the founding of the Georgia colony at Savannah, awarded grants of land on the Ogeechee River in 1734. Once known as St. Phillips Parish, Bryan County was established in 1793. On February 1, 1797 the Bryan County justices valued 2 acres (0.81ha) at the Cross Roads for $24 for the purpose of establishing a permanent county seat in courthouse. Cross Roads was the intersection of the Savannah-Darien Stage Road (current US 17) and the Bryan Neck Road (current GA Hwy 144). The Cross Roads became Ways Station in 1856 when the Savannah, Albany & Gulf R.R. was built across the nearby Ogeechee River into Bryan County. Near this site a train depot was built, which came to be known as "Ways No. 1 " for William J. Way, the first station master and a local rice planter on lands through which the railroad passed. A settlement grew up in the section between the railroad tracks and the Crossroads just to the west. It came to be called Ways Station, a designation that lasted until 1941 when the name of the community was changed to Richmond Hill.
Population
12,203
Unemployment
7.0%
Poverty
18.2%
Median Home
$198,600
Median Income
$68,471
Median Rent
$1,336

Rankings for Richmond Hill in Georgia

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Map Of Richmond Hill, GA

Population over time in Richmond Hill

Year Population % Change
2017 12,203 3.7%
2016 11,766 2.3%
2015 11,501 5.8%
2014 10,872 5.2%
2013 10,334 3.9%
2012 9,944 4.1%
2011 9,549 4.4%
2010 9,144 2.9%
2009 8,890 -

Race / Ethnicity in Richmond Hill

White
69.9% (8,535)
African American
17.1% (2,092)
American Indian
0.9% (109)
Asian
2.0% (248)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (21)
Two Or More
2.0% (241)
Hispanic
7.8% (957)
Race Richmond Hill GA USA
White 69.9% 53.2% 61.1%
African American 17.1% 31.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 3.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.8% 9.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Richmond Hill, Georgia

Less than $10,000
8.6% (105,064)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (52,532)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (145,253)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.7% (82,099)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.4% (114,824)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (157,309)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.6% (214,435)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.5% (238,548)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (51,097)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (59,134)
Income Richmond Hill GA USA
Less than $10,000 8.6% 726.3% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 481.6% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 990.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.7% 988.9% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.4% 1337.3% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 1777.4% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.6% 1223.6% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.5% 1350.5% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 544.1% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 580.1% 697.9%

Gender in Richmond Hill

Female
51.3% (6,254)
Male
48.7% (5,948)
Gender Richmond Hill GA USA
Female 51.3% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Richmond Hill for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (366)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (488)
High School / GED
22.0% (2,684)
Some College
26.0% (3,172)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,342)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (2,440)
Master's Degree
12.0% (1,464)
Professional Degree
1.0% (122)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (122)
Education Richmond Hill GA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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