Richlands, Mitchell County, North Carolina

Richlands: Town in North Carolina, USA

About

Richlands is a town located in the county of Mitchell in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,520 and a population density of 351 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,718 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Richlands

Population : 1,718 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Mitchell County
Postal code : 28574
Phone Area Codes : 910
Area : 4.32 km2
Altitude : 95 feet / 29 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:10:02 (11th August 2022)
Density : 397 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 11.53% (2010-2020)
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Location of Richlands on North Carolina map.
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Geography

Richlands is located at 36°5'11"N 82°18'51"W (36.0865000, -82.3143000).

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Demographics

The population of Richlands increased by 11.53% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,520 - census
2011 1,519 -0.07% estimation process
2012 1,583 4.04% estimation process
2013 1,606 1.43% estimation process
2014 1,626 1.23% estimation process
2015 1,638 0.73% estimation process
2016 1,639 0.06% estimation process
2017 1,658 1.15% estimation process
2018 1,689 1.84% estimation process
2019 1,703 0.82% estimation process
2020 1,718 0.87% estimation process

Richlands zip code is 28574. County name: Onslow, County fips: 37133

Schools in Richlands

College & universities near Richlands, NC

Code Name City ZIP
220075 East Tennessee State University Johnson City (TN) 37614

Post offices near Richlands

Post Office Name City ZIP
Erwin Post Office Erwin (TN) 37650

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Mitchell County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Mitchell County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Spruce Pine 2,126 Town in North Carolina, United States of America
Bailey 569 Town in Nash County, North Carolina, United States
Bakersville 441 Township in Mitchell County, North Carolina

Distance to Other Cities

Richlands distances to largest North Carolina cities