Richford, VT Population

By | July 1, 2019

Population: 2,321. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,351 (+1.3% change)
Males: 1,122 (48.3%), Females: 1,199 (51.7%)

Franklin County

Median resident age: 37.8 years
Median household income: $28,125
Median house value: $57,600

Races in Richford:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.1%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

Ancestries: English (20.3%), United States (17.2%), French (16.6%), Irish (11.3%), French Canadian (10.3%), Italian (2.0%).

Elevation: 1477 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Richford

  • High school or higher: 70.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richford town

  • Never married: 25.4%
  • Now married: 54.4%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

7.8% Foreign born (6.5% North America, 0.9% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +105 (+4.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Richford:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Richford:

Other public-use airports nearest to Richford:

  • FRANKLIN COUNTY STATE (about 29 miles; HIGHGATE, VT; Abbreviation: FSO)
  • MORRISVILLE-STOWE STATE (about 33 miles; MORRISVILLE, VT; Abbreviation: MVL)
  • NEWPORT STATE (about 33 miles; NEWPORT, VT; Abbreviation: EFK)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richford:

  • UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT AND STATE AGRICULTURAL COLL (about 48 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; Full-time enrollment: 8,852)
  • SAINT MICHAELS COLLEGE (about 49 miles; COLCHESTER, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT PLATTSBURGH (about 59 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,601)
  • NORWICH UNIVERSITY (about 59 miles; NORTHFIELD, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,585)
  • MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE (about 77 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,265)
  • DARTMOUTH COLLEGE (about 93 miles; HANOVER, NH; Full-time enrollment: 5,309)
  • PLYMOUTH STATE COLLEGE (about 112 miles; PLYMOUTH, NH; Full-time enrollment: 3,542)

Schools

Public high school in Richford:

  • RICHFORD JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 264; Location: 1 CORLISS HEIGHTS; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Richford:

  • RICHFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 245; Location: 1 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ROAD; Grades: KG – 06)
  • BERKSHIRE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 195; Location: 4850 WATER TOWER ROAD; Grades: KG – 08)
  • FRANKLIN NORTHEAST S.U. (Students: 6; Location: MAIN STREET; Grades: PK – KG)

Libraries

Library in Richford:

  • ARVIN A. BROWN PUBLIC (Operating income: $39,750; Location: 88 MAIN ST.; 10,443 books; 226 audio materials; 286 video materials; 82 serial subscriptions)