Living in Richland, WA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Richland SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Richland, WA Crime Report

1,408
Total Crimes
2,450.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-4.58%
Below National Average

Richland, WA Cost Of Living

102
Richland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

Richland, Washington Info Snack

Richland is a city in Benton County in the southeastern part of the State of Washington, at the confluence of the Yakima and the Columbia Rivers. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 48,058. April 1, 2013, estimates from the Washington State Office of Financial Management put the city's population at 51,150. Along with the nearby cities of Pasco and Kennewick, Richland is one of the Tri-Cities, Washington, and is home to the Hanford nuclear site.
Population
55,043
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
8.5%
Median Home
$245,000
Median Income
$74,405
Median Rent
$1,010

Richland, WA Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Richland in Washington

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2

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3

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4

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Population 16,442

5

Grandview, WA
Population 11,124

6

Pasco, WA
Population 71,858

7

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8

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9

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Map Of Richland, WA

Population over time in Richland

Year Population % Change
2017 55,043 1.9%
2016 53,991 1.4%
2015 53,227 1.8%
2014 52,291 2.3%
2013 51,116 2.4%
2012 49,933 2.8%
2011 48,556 3.4%
2010 46,945 2.5%
2009 45,780 -
Crime/100k Richland WA USA
Violent Crime 221.1 311.5 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.1 5.0
Robbery 31.3 73.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 160.1 189.1 246.8
Property Crime 2229.8 2946.2 2199.5
Burglary 308.1 533.5 376.0
Larceny 1808.5 2045.4 1594.6
Car Theft 113.1 367.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Richland

White
77.5% (42,682)
African American
2.1% (1,179)
American Indian
0.6% (322)
Asian
4.7% (2,590)
Hawaiian
0.0% (22)
Other
0.1% (53)
Two Or More
3.8% (2,112)
Hispanic
11.1% (6,083)
Race Richland WA USA
White 77.5% 69.1% 61.1%
African American 2.1% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 4.7% 8.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.8% 4.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.1% 12.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Richland, Washington

Less than $10,000
3.8% (208,011)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (190,260)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (364,019)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (393,521)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.2% (559,030)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (1,058,307)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (667,536)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.1% (1,051,807)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.7% (534,529)
$200,000 or more
8.7% (477,276)
Income Richland WA USA
Less than $10,000 3.8% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 3.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 7.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.2% 11.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.1% 17.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.7% 7.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 8.7% 8.4% 7.0%

Gender in Richland

Female
50.8% (27,943)
Male
49.2% (27,100)
Gender Richland WA USA
Female 50.8% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Richland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (550)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,651)
High School / GED
20.0% (11,008)
Some College
23.0% (12,659)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (5,504)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (14,311)
Master's Degree
11.0% (6,054)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,100)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (2,201)
Education Richland WA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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