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Welcome to Richfield ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Richfield has a population of 7,889 people<2> (see below for details).
Richfield was established in 1864.
The community of Richfield is 5,350 feet [1,631 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Richfield is 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Richfield lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Richfield: (435)
The ZIP code for Richfield: 84701<4>
Websites for Richfield ...
Official Website: www.richfieldcity.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Richfield had an population of 7,889 people. This is an increase of 4.48% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.22% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Richfield had a population of 7,551 people (or 36.3% of the total population of Sevier County). This makes Richfield the county's most populous community.
The population of Richfield represents 0.27% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 67th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 7,551 people, the population of Richfield increased 10.28% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,847 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Richfield.
Communities Also Named Richfield ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Richfield - they are located in British Columbia, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Richfield.
Communities near Richfield ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Richfield.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Richfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Richfield.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Richfield. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Richfield.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Richfield. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Richfield.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Richfield ...
Looking for more information about Richfield? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Richfield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Richfield.
Adding Richfield to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Richfield in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Richfield was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1890.
We also found Richfield in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Richfield on our Genealogy Page.
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The official website for Richfield: www.richfieldcity.com/
The official website for Sevier County: www.sevierutah.net/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 25 Jul 2022