About Richfield

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 RICHFIELD AT A GLANCE

 Population
35,228

 Median Household Income
$52,884

 Median Value of Single Family Home
$212,800

 Median Age
36.2 years

 Mean Travel Time to Work
21.2 minutes

 (Source: 2010 U.S. Census)

Richfield is culturally and economically diverse, with families and employees representing a wide range of backgrounds.

Living in our Community

A variety of housing options are available from single family homes to condominiums, apartments, and senior living. A diverse housing stock offers choices for families, first time home buyers and retirees. Single family and multi-family housing can be found throughout the community. The homeownership rate of 63.5%, demonstrates that housing is one of Richfield's most important assets. 

Quality of Life

  • Parks and trails
  • Woodlake Nature Center
  • Richfield Farmers Market
  • Educational and retail opportunities

The City of Richfield's park system offers more than 460 acres of parkland, 21 neighborhood and community parks, a nature center, and many community and athletic facilities well distributed across the community and highly accessible to residents.

Richfield's parks provide diverse recreational amenities including walking trails, picnic facilities, children's play areas, skating rink, a swimming pool, a skateboard park, and more.  Community facilities include a community center for senior activities, mini-golf, a farmers market, ice arena, outdoor pool, and arts center.

Richfield's location to Minneapolis and St. Paul downtowns, MSP International Airport and the surrounding region offers limitless opportunities for Richfield residents and businesses for recreation, learning, culture, and entertainment.

Richfield Demographics
(American Community Survey 5-year Estimates, 2010-2014)

Metropolitan Council's Community Profile of Richfield