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Richfield is a city in Hennepin County, in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area.

The latitude of Richfield is 44.883N. The longitude is -93.282W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 840 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 34,079.


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Median household income
Local
$45,519
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Richfield demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Harmony
· Richfield Center
· Richland
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 150. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 4.3 per 1,000 people.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Caribou Coffee, Dunn Brothers, Starbucks
Nearby parks & recreation: Wood Lake Nature Center, Veterans Park
Colleges and universities: Minnesota School of Business
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 113

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Ancestry & family history

22% of Richfield residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Richfield ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Richfield was $24,709, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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27% of Richfield residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Richfield, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $611.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,025.


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Libraries in Richfield include Augsburg Park Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Richfield include Richfield Sun Current

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Hennepin County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Richfield political report.

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The average commute time for Richfield workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 9 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Richfield between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 2.6 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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Richfield, MN

Pros: Close to major shopping etc...

Cons: Everyone in metro uses our roads for shortcuts,surrounded by major freeways.

This is a good place to Buy a home by the airport and be held in limbo,while all the construction turns your neighborhood into a rodent infested,Home damaged jet fuel dumping ground.

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