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Richfield Springs, New York - Basic Facts

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The Village of Richfield Springs had a population of 1,219 as of July 1, 2017. Richfield Springs ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Richfield Springs is located at latitude 42.8537 and longitude -74.9862 in Otsego County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Richfield Springs (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Otsego County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,312 feet.

The Village of Richfield Springs (GNIS ID: 2391094) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Richfield Springs is located within Town of Richfield, a minor civil division (MCD) of Otsego County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Richfield Springs population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Richfield Springs, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,219
Daytime Population: Workers 464
Daytime Population: Residents 677
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,141
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 1,219
Population in Familes 879
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,211
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $29,903
Average Household Income $45,702
Per Capita Income $20,978


Total Housing Units 684 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 347 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 217 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 120 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $125,872
Average Home Value $171,902


Total Households 564
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 314
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.5% -0.65%
Households -0.6% -0.68%
Families -0.68% -0.91%
Median Household Income   -0.1%
Per Capita Income   1.38%

Richfield Springs, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richfield Springs to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 769 36th
Population Density # 637 47th
Diversity Index # 979 18th
Median Household Income # 1186 1st
Per Capita Income # 1123 6th

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