Richfield, OH Demographics


Population (year 2000): 3,286. Estimated population in July 2005: 3,553 (+8.1% change)
Males: 1,628 (49.5%), Females: 1,658 (50.5%)

Summit County

Zip code: 44286

Median resident age: 42.7 years
Median household income: $65,639 (year 2000)
Median house value: $161,800 (year 2000)

Races in Richfield:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.1%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (32.4%), Polish (14.4%), Irish (13.7%), English (13.1%), Italian (9.5%), Hungarian (7.0%).

Elevation: 1139 feet

Land area: 8.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Richfield

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 24.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richfield village

  • Never married: 17.3%
  • Now married: 63.3%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

5.8% Foreign born (3.0% Asia, 2.5% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+1.1%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Richfield:

  • NBHS-NORTHFIELD CAMPUS (about 9 miles; NORTHFIELD, OH)
  • CUYAHOGA FALLS GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH)
  • MARYMOUNT HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; GARFIELD HEIGHTS, OH)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Richfield:

  • CLEVELAND-HOPKINS INTL (about 18 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; ID: CLE)
  • BURKE LAKEFRONT (about 20 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; ID: BKL)
  • CUYAHOGA COUNTY (about 25 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; ID: CGF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Richfield:

  • SCHMELTZER (about 8 miles; AKRON, OH; ID: 6D5)
  • OLD PORTAGE (about 10 miles; AKRON, OH; ID: 4P2)
  • MEDINA MUNICIPAL (about 12 miles; MEDINA, OH; ID: 1G5)
Amtrak stations near Richfield:

  • 14 miles: AKRON (906 E. BOWERY ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.
  • 20 miles: CLEVELAND (200 CLEVELAND MEMORIAL SHOREWAY). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richfield:

  • UNIVERSITY OF AKRON MAIN CAMPUS (about 14 miles; AKRON, OH; Full-time enrollment: 16,801)
  • CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 11,000)
  • CUYAHOGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 19 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 10,927)
  • BALDWIN-WALLACE COLLEGE (about 19 miles; BEREA, OH; FT enrollment: 3,849)
  • CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 7,729)
  • JOHN CARROLL UNIVERSITY (about 20 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 3,861)
  • STARK STATE COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 29 miles; CANTON, OH; FT enrollment: 2,324)

Schools

Public high school in Richfield:

  • REVERE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 928; Location: 3420 EVERETT RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Richfield:

  • HILLCREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 745; Location: 3080 REVERE RD; Grades: KG – 03)
  • AKROS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 3865 DEER RUN OVAL; Grades: N – N )