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Richland is a township in Monroe County, in the Bloomington metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Indiana named Richland. For links to other places called Richland, IN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Richland is 39.214N. The longitude is -86.627W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 764 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 12,349.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Richland demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Monroe County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 47429 ZIP code.
23% of Richland residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Richland ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Richland was $19,311, compared with $21,587 nationally.
22% of Richland residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Richland, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $432. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $858.
Monroe County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Richland political report.
The average commute time for Richland workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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