Richland, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 774 (85% urban, 15% rural). Population change since 2000: +30.5%
Males: 372  (48.1%)
Females: 402  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 49083.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,135 (it was $50,938 in 2000)
Richland:

$67,135
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,300 (it was $23,777 in 2000)

Richland village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $152,455 (it was $112,000 in 2000)
Richland:

$152,455
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $147,568; Detached houses: $155,953; Townhouses or other attached units: $146,855; In 2-unit structures: $43,905; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $169,602; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $82,858; Mobile homes: $16,410

Median gross rent in 2013: $843.

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  • Races in Richland, MI (2010)

    Richland races chart
    • 70694.0%White alone
    • 222.9%Two or more races
    • 111.5%Hispanic
    • 91.2%Asian alone
    • 30.4%Black alone

Races in Richland detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Richland: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.0%), English (12.6%), Dutch (8.0%), Irish (7.4%), Polish (4.2%), French (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 930 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 645 people per square mile   (low).

Richland,MI real estate house value index trend

Richland, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Richland:

  • High school or higher: 97.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richland village:

  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 62.7%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

35 residents are foreign born (1.8% North America, 1.1% Asia).

This village:

3.9%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Richland, Michigan as of September 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Richland to the number of sex offenders is 109 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,934 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,916 (2.0%)

Richland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kalamazoo, MI (9.4 miles , pop. 77,145).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (91.4 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (120.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: South Gull Lake, MI (1.7 miles ), Comstock Northwest, MI (2.2 miles ), Augusta, MI (2.4 miles ), Hickory Corners, MI (2.5 miles ), Galesburg, MI (2.5 miles ), Greater Galesburg, MI (2.5 miles ), Parchment, MI (2.6 miles ), Eastwood, MI (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $51,300
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $154,400
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $200,100
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $229,900
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $187,800
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $185,200
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $207,600
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $263,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $307,500
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $298,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.38 N, Longitude: 85.46 W

Area code: 269

Richland household income distribution Richland home values distribution

Crime rates in Richland by Year
Type 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 001000
per 100,000 0.00.0133.30.00.00.0
Burglaries 202200
per 100,000 259.40.0266.7263.90.00.0
Thefts 857506
per 100,000 1,037.6649.4933.3659.60.0776.2
Auto thefts 000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0130.20.0
Arson 010000
per 100,000 0.0129.90.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 257.5) 60.926.584.345.810.631.7

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Crime rate in Richland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.88
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-2.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Richland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Richland, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Richland-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 44% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Richland village center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 tornado 22.6 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 44 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Richland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 300.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 227.2 miles away from Richland center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 267.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 139.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 277.0 miles away from Richland center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 299.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kalamazoo County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Richland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Richland:

  • PLAINWELL PINES NURSING AND REHABILITATION COMMUNI (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PLAINWELL, MI)
  • PLAINWELL PINES NURSING CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PLAINWELL, MI)
  • FMC - GULL ROAD (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • ARBORIDGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GALESBURG, MI)
  • LAURELS OF GALESBURG (THE) (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GALESBURG, MI)
  • FOUNDATION FOR BEHAVIORAL RESOURCES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; AUGUSTA, MI)
  • BORGESS GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)

Amtrak stations near Richland:

  • 9 miles: KALAMAZOO (459 N. BURDICK ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service.
  • 15 miles: BATTLE CREEK (104 CAPITAL AVE. SW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richland:

  • Western Michigan University (about 11 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; Full-time enrollment: 20,840)
  • Kellogg Community College (about 15 miles; Battle Creek, MI; FT enrollment: 4,078)
  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 16 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 7,369)
  • Davenport University (about 33 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 6,955)
  • Calvin College (about 39 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)
  • Grand Rapids Community College (about 43 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,296)
  • Cornerstone University (about 43 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 2,573)

Public high schools in Richland:

  • GULL LAKE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 967, Location: 7753 NORTH 34TH ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • GULL LAKE GATEWAY ACADEMY (Location: 11775 EAST D AVENUE, Grades: 9-12)
  • GULL LAKE VIRTUAL SCHOOL (Location: 11775 E D AVE, Grades: 6-12)

Private high school in Richland:

  • VINEYARD ACADEMY (Students: 45, Location: 8510 M-89, Grades: PK-10)

Public elementary/middle schools in Richland:

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Library in Richland:

  • RICHLAND COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $353,230; Location: 8951 PARK STREET; 29,124 books; 1,365 audio materials; 1,675 video materials; 55 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Richland Township Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Prairie Home Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Richland include: Community Library Historical Marker (1), First Presbyterian Church Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Kalamazoo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 61.8. This is better than average.

City:

61.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.42
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.8%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.3%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Richland (2011 data):

  • Fifth Third Bank: Richland Branch at 8020 North 32nd Street, branch established on 1958/10/20. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • Independent Bank: Richland Branch at 9010 East D Ave., branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2010/10/20: Bank assets: $2,304.7 mil, Deposits: $2,092.2 mil, headquarters in Ionia, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 107 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Michigan average:

11.0

Richland travel time to work - commute Richland mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Richland village (based on Kalamazoo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant37,002118
Mainline Protestant24,15560
Catholic23,8769
Other6,30628
Black Protestant4,14010
Orthodox2751
None154,577-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 41
Kalamazoo County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Kalamazoo County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Kalamazoo County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 177
Here:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Kalamazoo County:

27.9%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.5%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.0%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.8%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Richland:

29.1
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Richland:

22.0%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.5%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Richland:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Richland:

39.7%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.0%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Richland:

77.7%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Richland, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$1,446$17,3520$0
Other Government Administration 15$3,016$2,4130$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,607$33,6423$3,985
Police - Other 0$0 1$255
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,541
Totals for Government 18$10,069$6,7135$5,781

Richland government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $85,000 ($109.82)
    General - Other: $64,000 ($82.69)
    Regular Highways: $45,000 ($58.14)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $22,000 ($28.42)
    Central Staff Services: $21,000 ($27.13)
    General Public Buildings: $15,000 ($19.38)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($16.80)
    Fire Protection: $8,000 ($10.34)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $9,000 ($11.63)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $5,000 ($6.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $17,000 ($21.96)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $105,000 ($135.66)

Richland government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $6,000 ($7.75)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $106,000 ($136.95)
    General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($20.67)
    Interest Earnings: $15,000 ($19.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $62,000 ($80.10)
    Highways: $37,000 ($47.80)
    All Other: $3,000 ($3.88)
  • Tax - Property: $185,000 ($239.02)
    NEC: $20,000 ($25.84)

Richland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $410,000 ($529.72)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

6.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,430 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($143 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Van Buren County, MI  0.59% ($41,607 average AGI)
from Calhoun County, MI  0.49% ($45,195)
from Allegan County, MI  0.42% ($30,121)


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,195 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($256 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.06%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Van Buren County, MI  0.49% ($39,795 average AGI)
to Kent County, MI  0.40% ($36,874)
to Calhoun County, MI  0.36% ($31,221)

Strongest AM radio stations in Richland:

  • WKZO (590 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WKLZ (1470 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSN (1660 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCK (930 AM; 5 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; daytime; 4 kW; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WKPR (1420 AM; 1 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WPNW (1260 AM; 10 kW; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: LANSER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richland:

  • WMUK (102.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WQLR (106.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • W258AH (99.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZUU (92.3 FM; ALLEGAN, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W247AM (97.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WFAT (96.5 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W262AF (100.3 FM; PARCHMENT, MI; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WBXX (95.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQXC-FM (100.9 FM; OTSEGO, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGRD-FM (97.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WCSG (91.3 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY.)
  • WBCH-FM (100.1 FM; HASTINGS, MI; Owner: BARRY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WKDS (89.9 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: BD OF EDUC SCHOOL DISTR OF CITY)

TV broadcast stations around Richland:

  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WGVK (Channel 52; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)
  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WOBC-CA (Channel 20; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W21BS (Channel 21; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WSYM-TV (Channel 47; LANSING, MI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WOKZ-CA (Channel 50; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Richland fatal accident list:

Mar 31, 2010 09:13 PM, E C Ave, Lat: 42.39438, Lon: -85.42343, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Richland)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Richland, MI)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, 11829 Hwy M 89 (Lat: 42.372250 Lon: -85.401667), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WNEN553
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.362 MHz, 952.362 MHzGrant Date: 04/11/1996, Expiration Date: 04/11/2001, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2001Registrant: Phone: (616) 731-4595
  • Richland, 10126 E M89 (Lat: 42.373056 Lon: -85.430278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 120.4 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WPSG886
    Assigned Frequencies: 6595.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/14/2011, Expiration Date: 04/23/2021, Certifier: Arlen J DykemaRegistrant: Communications Specialists, Inc., 4138 S. Division Ave., Grand Rapids, MI 49548, Phone: (616) 534-5892, Fax: (616) 534-1475, Email:
  • Richland, 10126 E M 89 (Lat: 42.373861 Lon: -85.432444), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.8 m, Overall height: 78.3 m, Call Sign: WQPV258
    Assigned Frequencies: 11585.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/22/2012, Expiration Date: 08/22/2022, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • DE73XC978, 10706 N 24th St (Lat: 42.416889 Lon: -85.532056), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 106.1 m, Call Sign: WQQR594
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/19/2013, Expiration Date: 02/19/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • SILVER CREEK, 10706 N 24th St (Lat: 42.416889 Lon: -85.532056), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 106.1 m, Call Sign: WQRQ228
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/05/2013, Expiration Date: 07/05/2023, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2014, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • GS02602A, 10126 East M-89 (Lat: 42.373444 Lon: -85.432778), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQUU425
    Assigned Frequencies: 11505.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz... (+14 more)Grant Date: 10/15/2014, Expiration Date: 10/15/2024, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Richland)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Richland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$127,1202$199,0458$198,105
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$214,530
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$217,780
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0027.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$99,210
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2005 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0027.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Richland and their reported violations in the past:

KOOPERS CARS & MARINE (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Richland that have no violations reported:

  • SLIMS STOP-N-GO (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ICE HOUSE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 29
  • Hazardous Condition: 11
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Richland

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Richland, MI
Most common first names in Richland, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert3372.3 years
John2977.0 years
Mary2884.5 years
James2173.0 years
William2071.7 years
Dorothy1976.4 years
Harold1878.6 years
Donald1770.9 years
Richard1777.1 years
Helen1676.8 years
Most common last names in Richland, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1878.9 years
Hale1079.2 years
Johnson976.9 years
Brown882.6 years
Hill774.8 years
Telfer776.9 years
Miller776.8 years
Jackson685.8 years
Campbell681.0 years
Fisher662.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (96%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Richland, MI
NameCountNameCount
Circle K2Subway1
Curves1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Goodwill1UPS2
McDonald's1

Richland compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
There are 25 pilots and 20 other airmen in this city.
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