The small city of North Richland Hills, Texas is home to approximately 69,000 residents. At an average age of just over 38, the city's population is slightly older than other municipalities in the state, which has an average age of 35. The majority of residents own their homes in North Richland Hills, and 38% of residents rent. Relatively high rent costs could be a contributing factor, as the average rent of $1,152/month is substantially higher than the state average of $1,029.
Many North Richland Hills residents work in one of three industries: retail, healthcare, and entertainment. Combined, these industries account for 19% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's workers are in sales, which ranks as the top field in the city. North Richland Hills workers take home an average annual income of just under $82K, about $9,000 more than those elsewhere in the state. North Richland Hills's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (13%), North Richland Hills has a relatively high number of college graduates, as 16% of the city's residents over the age of 25 possess a BA, BS, or BFA. Additionally, 22% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.
North Richland Hills has an average commute time of about 29 minutes. Driving is the most common way to get to work, chosen by 48% of residents, while public transit isn't widely used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.