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Overview

Introduction to North Richland Hills, Texas

North Richland Hills, Texas is 9 miles NE of Fort Worth, Texas. It is in Tarrant county. The city is part of the Fort Worth - Arlington metro area.

North Richland Hills History

The present day City of North Richland Hills was first settled in the summer of 1848. The city was officially incorporated in 1953. Smithfield was annexed to North Richland Hills around 1960. At present, it is the third largest city of Tarrant County. It adopted a Council-Manager form of government in 1964.

North Richland Hills and nearby Attractions

  • NRH20 Waterpark
  • Sid Richardson Collection of Western Art
  • Arlington Museum of Art
  • Six Flags Over Texas
  • Fort Worth Zoo
  • Fort Worth Museum of Science & History

Things To Do In North Richland Hills

North Richland Hills is home to NRH20 Waterpark which has several waterslides. The water park also has an artificial ocean where you can float on the waves or simply relax in the Endless River. The city has several other parks including North Richland Hills City Park, Fossil Creek Park, Richfield Park, and Norich Park.

North Richland Hills Transportation

Fort Worth Meacham International Airport is close to the city.

North Richland Hills Higher Education

Texas Christian University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary are nearby.

Demographics

People

Total Population67,994
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens13.8%
Employed Population 16+34,844
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married54.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.1%
Median Earnings25+$40,803
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,443
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,143

Wealth

Median Family Income$78,054
% Above Poverty Level92.2%
% Below Poverty Level7.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home3.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work1%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone25.1%
Median Gross Rent$993
Median House Value$160,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)34.6%
German14.4%
Irish10.2%
English9.5%
French Except Basque3.1%
Italian2.8%
Scottish2.2%
Czech1.8%
Polish1.3%
African1.2%
Swedish1.2%
Norwegian0.9%
Arab0.6%
Welsh0.5%
Russian0.4%
Greek0.4%
Canadian0.3%
West Indian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Egyptian0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Afghan)0.1%
US/American0.1%
Belizean0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Dutch0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Maltese0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Slovene0.1%
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North Richland Hills Almanac

CategoryValue
County Tarrant County
Standard Zip Codes76182, 76180, 76117, 76148, 76118
Phone Area Codes682, 817
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.89
Approximate Longitude-97.21

North Richland Hills Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationEAGLE MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp31 to 55 F
Apr Temp51 to 76 F
Jul Temp72 to 96 F
Oct Temp55 to 78 F
Annual Precip34.1 inches
StationDALLAS-FT WORTH INTL AP
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp34 to 54 F
Apr Temp54 to 76 F
Jul Temp75 to 95 F
Oct Temp56 to 78 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationBENBROOK DAM
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp31 to 55 F
Apr Temp52 to 76 F
Jul Temp72 to 97 F
Oct Temp55 to 79 F
Annual Precip34 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bedford48,864$79,702
Colleyville24,982$169,561
Haltom City43,864$50,637
Hurst38,690$69,892
Richland Hills8,033$60,813

North Richland Hills Public Libraries

North Richland Hills Public Library
9015 GRAND AVE
North Richland Hills, Texas
(817) 427-6800

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North Richland Hills Hospitals

North Hills Hospital
(Proprietary)
4401 Booth Calloway Road

North Richland Hills Public Schools

Academy At Carrie F Thomas
8200 Obrian Way
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-3000
Primary
Total Enrollment 692
Alliene Mullendore El
4100 Flory St
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-1900
Primary
Total Enrollment 426
Birdville H S
9100 Mid Cities Blvd
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-8000
High
Total Enrollment 2083
Foster Village El
6800 Springdale Ln
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-3100
Primary
Total Enrollment 545
Green Valley El
7900 Smithfield Rd
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-3400
Primary
Total Enrollment 491
Holiday Heights El
5221 Susan Lee Ln
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-2600
Primary
Total Enrollment 686
North Richland Middle
4800 Rufe Snow Dr
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-4200
Middle
Total Enrollment 827
North Ridge El
7331 Holiday Ln
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-3200
Primary
Total Enrollment 528
North Ridge Middle
7332 Douglas Ln
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-5200
Other
Total Enrollment 800
Richland H S
5201 Holiday Ln E
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-7000
High
Total Enrollment 2137
Smithfield El
6724 Smithfield Rd
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-2100
Primary
Total Enrollment 437
Snow Heights El
4801 Vance Rd
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-2200
Primary
Total Enrollment 431
Walker Creek El
8780 Bridge St
ZIP: 76180
(817) 547-3500
Primary
Total Enrollment 653
Winfree Academy North Richland Hills
6311 Blvd 26
ZIP: 76180
(972) 869-3250
High
Total Enrollment 262

North Richland Hills Private Schools

Fort Worth Christian School
6200 Holiday Ln
ZIP: 76180
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 839
Immanuel Lutheran School
7321 Lola Dr
ZIP: 76180
Elementary
Total Enrollment 7
Good Beginnings School
8521 Davis Blvd
ZIP: 76182
Elementary
Total Enrollment 3
North Richland Hills Montessori
8725 N Tarrant Pkwy
ZIP: 76182
Elementary
Total Enrollment 7
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