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IndexRichmond HillOntarioNational
Median household income$101,827$87,353$82,436
Unemployment rate4.0%4.2%6.4%
In labour force59.8%61.7%63.9%

Key findings

  • The median household income in Richmond Hill is 24% higher than the national average
  • The unemployment rate in Richmond Hill is 38% lower than the national average
  • In Richmond Hill 7.2% of people earn $20,000 or less
  • In Richmond Hill 9.5% of people earn between $80,000 and $100,000
  • In Richmond Hill 6.3% of people earn $300,000 or more

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      $67,877 $101,827 $203,654
      $58,229 $87,353 $174,706
      $54,951 $82,436 $164,872
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      Richmond Hill median earnings by income bracket

      Richmond Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypePercent
      Construction industry3.5%
      Manufacturing sector4.6%
      Financial & insurance services5.4%
      Wholesale & retail services9.8%
      Public administration2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.3%
      Education, health & social services9.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      King, ON27,487$150,17482.2%
      Aurora, ON61,058$126,90953.9%
      Vaughan, ON321,974$124,18750.6%
      Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON52,025$121,11846.9%
      Uxbridge, ON22,892$115,50140.1%
      Richmond Hill, ON215,407$101,82723.5%

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      Richmond Hill, ON215,407$101,82723.5%
      Source: The Richmond Hill, ON data and statistics displayed above are derived from Statistics Canada and updated for 2021 by Environics Analytics.