Richland is located close to the center of Mississippi. Richland is part of Rankin County. Richland has 12.52 square miles of land area and 0.07 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Richland population is 7,012, which has grown 16.34% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 4.91% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Richland median household income is $45,338 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 16.26% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.96% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Richland median house value is $112,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.27% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 41.18% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Richland is much better than the state average in quality. The Richland area code is 601.