Richland, Michigan

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Population in 2022: 943 (85% urban, 15% rural).
Population change since 2000: +59.0%
Males: 399  (42.3%)
Females: 544  (57.7%)
Median resident age:

46.3 years
Michigan median age:

40.3 years

Zip codes: 49083.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $79,998 (it was $50,938 in 2000)
Richland:

$79,998
MI:

$66,986

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $38,967 (it was $23,777 in 2000)

Richland village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $266,612 (it was $112,000 in 2000)
Richland:

$266,612
MI:

$224,400

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $274,386; detached houses: $285,145; townhouses or other attached units: $253,477; in 2-unit structures: $261,366; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $212,802; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $116,689; mobile homes: $107,993

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,072.

March 2022 cost of living index in Richland: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 9.9%
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  • Races in Richland, MI (2022)
    • 90992.9%White alone
    • 323.3%Hispanic
    • 252.6%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Asian alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Richland, Michigan as of June 22, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Richland is 67 to 1.


Crime rates in Richland by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(123.6)
2
(247.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(133.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(124.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(259.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(266.7)
2
(263.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(512.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(247.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(118.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(212.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(1,038)
5
(665.8)
7
(933.3)
6
(791.6)
0
(0.0)
6
(776.2)
2
(256.4)
12
(1,513)
10
(1,236)
14
(1,735)
3
(372.2)
9
(1,070)
9
(1,049)
10
(1,063)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(130.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(128.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(247.2)
1
(123.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(116.6)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(133.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index59.726.682.750.110.431.056.460.5185.4277.639.751.151.357.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Richland, MI

Crime rate in Richland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 3 (3 officers - 3 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.50
Michigan average:

1.86
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Ancestries: English (27.1%), German (18.8%), Dutch (12.5%), Irish (9.3%), American (4.4%), Italian (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 930 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 786 people per square mile   (low).

Richland, Michigan map

19 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.9%
Michigan:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $4,157 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $3,873 (1.5%)

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 )

Latitude: 42.38 N, Longitude: 85.46 W

Area code: 269

Distribution of median household income in Richland, MI in 2022
Distribution of house value in Richland, MI in 2022
Richland satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2019: 9 buildings, average cost: $270,700
  • 2018: 21 buildings, average cost: $258,500
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $298,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $298,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $307,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $263,000
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $207,600
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $185,200
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $187,800
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $229,900
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $200,100
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $154,400
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $51,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Richland, MI residents
Average permit cost in Richland, MI
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.2%
Michigan:

3.5%
Most common industries in Richland, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Chemicals (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.3%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Chemicals (6.0%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.9%)
  • Health care (20.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Paper (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Richland, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Engineers (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Engineers (6.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (4.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.5%)
  • Registered nurses (7.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Financial managers (4.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.6%)

Average climate in Richland, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2022 was 85.5. This is about average.

City:

85.5
U.S.:

72.6
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2022 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2022 was 10.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

8.1

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 significantly above Michigan state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 9.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 300.1 miles away from Richland center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 227.2 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 139.1 miles away from Richland 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
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 (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
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, Other: 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)

Points of interest:

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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

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)
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

For population 15 years and over in Richland:

Marital status in Richland, MI
  • Never married: 29.5%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

For population 25 years and over in Richland:

  • High school or higher: 97.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Michigan average:

11.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Richland
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Richland, MI (based on Kalamazoo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

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

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

8.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.9%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.5%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

63.9%
Michigan:

50.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

67.0%
Michigan:

47.9%

Average BMI:
Richland:

27.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Richland:

18.3%
State:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.1%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Richland:

7.3
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Richland:

36.1%
State:

34.1%

General health condition:
This city:

68.4%
Michigan:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Richland:

84.4%
Michigan:

79.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Richland, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 3$13,779$55,1162$3,521
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$91
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$3,189
Police - Other 0$0 1$236
Financial Administration 0$0 1$216
Totals for Government 3$13,779$55,1166$7,253

Richland government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $238,000 ($252.39)
    General - Other: $65,000 ($68.93)
    Regular Highways: $65,000 ($68.93)
    General Public Buildings: $45,000 ($47.72)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($36.06)
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($19.09)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($16.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $11,000 ($11.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($5.30)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $16,000 ($16.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,000 ($1.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $279,000 ($295.86)

Richland government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $3,000 ($3.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $19,000 ($20.15)
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000 ($15.91)
    Special Assessments: $7,000 ($7.42)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($5.30)
    Rents: $2,000 ($2.12)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($2.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $58,000 ($61.51)
    Highways: $57,000 ($60.45)
    Other: $5,000 ($5.30)
  • Tax - Property: $334,000 ($354.19)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000 ($9.54)
    Other License: $8,000 ($8.48)

Richland government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $187,000 ($198.30)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $170,000 ($180.28)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,000 ($18.03)

Richland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $437,000 ($463.41)
Businesses in Richland, MI
NameCountNameCount
Circle K2Subway1
Curves1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Goodwill1UPS2
McDonald's1

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, Michigan
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents13
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Michigan average
  • Fatal accident count7157
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11439
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2313
  • Fatalities7811
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17642
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1421
See more detailed statistics of Richland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Richland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Richland, MI)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Richland)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Richland)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (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 in Richland, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Richland, MI - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 32. The highest number of fires - 49 took place in 2003, and the least - 20 in 2011. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Richland, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (56.5%), and Outside Fires (24.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Richland, MI
    • 31056.5%Structure Fires
    • 13624.8%Outside Fires
    • 6411.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 397.1%Other
See full 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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Richland, MI
  • 92.4%Utility gas
  • 6.3%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Richland, MI
  • 80.9%Utility gas
  • 14.9%Electricity
  • 4.3%No fuel used


Richland compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 25 pilots and 20 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
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  • Nathan Anthony Logan Chubb (6)
  • Richard Norris Flaget (4)
  • Timothy Allan Johnson (4)
  • Patrick F. M. Meeus (4)
  • Kris D. Eager (4)
  • Ashley Edward Fenwick (3)
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  • Trevor M. Land (3)

Total of 112 patent applications in 2008-2024.