Richland County is located in South Wisconsin. The County Seat is Richland Center and the largest city is Richland Center. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.richland.wi.us. The 2014 population estimate is 17,662 and the 2010 census population was 18,021. The land area is 586.15 square miles and there are 30.7 persons per square mile.
97.5% of the population is White, 0.6% is Black or African American, 2.2% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.6% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.9% is two or more races. 88.9% have a high school degree or higher, and 15% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $124,000, there are 7,343 households, an average of 2.39 persons per household. The per capita income is $22,778, the median household income is $45,271, and 12.8% of the persons in Richland County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,275. Retail sales (in $1000) were $223,315, and sales per capita were $12,285.
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