Richton is located in south Mississippi. Richton is between the Perry, Greene, Wayne county. Richton has 2.29 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Richton population is 964, which has shrunk 7.13% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 4.91% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Richton median household income is $29,625 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.79% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 25.96% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Richton median house value is $79,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 52.41% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.18% and is higher 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 Richton is better than the state average in quality. The Richton area code is 601.