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Welcome to Richfield ...

The city of Richfield is located in Sevier County and is the County Seat for Sevier County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Richfield has a population of 7,908 people<1> (see below for details).

Richfield was established in 1864.

The community of Richfield is 5,350 feet [1,631 m] above sea level.<2> 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<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Richfield had a population of 7,551 people (which is 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 total 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).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Richfield had an population of 7,908 people. This is an increase of 4.73% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.5% since the 2000 Census).

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.

Websites for Richfield ...

Official Website:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Richfield. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Richfield. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

Communities near Richfield ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Fillmore   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Richfield

Located in Millard County

Salina   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Richfield

Monroe   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the South (S) of Richfield

Aurora   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Richfield

Elsinore   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Richfield

Redmond   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Richfield

Kanosh   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the West (W) of Richfield

Located in Millard County

Sigurd   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Richfield

Joseph   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Richfield

Meadow   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Richfield

Located in Millard County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Richfield.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Richfield.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Richfield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Richfield). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Richfield or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Richfield) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Richfield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Richfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Richfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7723, Longitude: -112.0849     [Map].






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