According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the City of North Richland Hills ranked as one of the fastest growing cities in the United States with the 32nd highest population growth rate in the nation.
Since the 2010 Census, North Richland Hills has gained nearly 4,000 new residents with the largest jump in population occuring betwee n 2012 and 2013. During this time period, the City added almost 2,000 residents, growing from a population of 65,327 to 67,317. This 3% growth rate was the highest of all cities in Tarrant County.
Other Tarrant cities in the top 100 include Mansfield, which ranked 51st with a growth rate of 2.6%, and Fort Worth, which ranked 99th with a growth rate of 1.9%. No other Tarrant County cities were ranked in the top 100.