Riley, Indiana Population 2021

3,048
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Riley is a city located in Vigo County Indiana. Riley has a 2020 population of 3,048. Riley is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -2.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,124 in 2010. Riley reached it's highest population of 3,144 in 2012.

The average household income in Riley is $88,251 with a poverty rate of 4.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $747 per month, and the median house value is $214,600. The median age in Riley is 44.5 years, 44.9 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

Riley Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Riley was:

  • White: 94.01%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Asian: 2.03%
  • Native American: 0.55%
  • Black or African American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Riley, Indiana is 3,048 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,090.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,124.

Riley, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,91794.01%
Two or More Races1043.35%
Asian632.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native170.55%
Black or African American20.06%
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Riley Population by Race

Riley Population Pyramid $2021

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Riley Median Age

44.5


Total

44.9


Male

39.5


Female

Riley Adults

There are 2,324 adults, (574 of whom are seniors) in Riley.

Riley Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Riley Sex Ratio

Female

1,619

52.18%

Male

1,484

47.82%

Riley Population by Age

Riley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Riley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.4%8.6%
All81.7%18.3%
Female73.8%26.2%
Non Family42.5%57.5%

81.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Riley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1722.6481.7
Married9022.9591.4
Non Family2191.0842.5
Female423.9873.8
Male93.33100

2.97

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Riley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade150.68%
9th to 12th Grade1225.51%
High School Graduate55825.20%
Some College43519.65%
Associates Degree1727.77%
Bachelors Degree51923.44%
Graduate Degree39317.75%
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Riley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Riley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,9391,817822
Hispanic14414440
Asian635035
2+ Races514915
Native American1717

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.56%.

Riley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,833$60,076$37,260
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,055$31,618$
Some College$52,500$$38,828
Bachelors Degree$63,810$74,554$51,509
Graduate Degree$52,083$$56,250

$44,833

Average Earnings

$60,076

Average Male

$37,260

Average Female

Riley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Riley Language by Age

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Riley Language

95.29% of Riley residents speak only English, while 4.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.15% of the population.

Riley Language

Riley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,7441354.92%
Multiple1041716.35%

4.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.23%

Male Poverty Rate

3.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riley is Multiple, with 16.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riley is White, with 4.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.83%.

Riley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.77%
Some College8.24%
High School4.12%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Riley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed70.00%
Male Unemployed8.62%
Female Employed0.80%
Male Employed0.00%

Riley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Riley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$80,147$88,251
Families$86,719$90,987
Married Families$88,047-
Non Families$25,450$35,115
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Income by Household Type

Riley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

73.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

75.4%

Male Marriage Rate

71.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Riley Married by Age and Sex

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Riley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Riley Marital Status by Race

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Riley Marital Status

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202

Number of Veterans

184

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam85
Second Gulf War62
First Gulf War36
World War II
Korea

Riley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5488
65 to 7462
75+23
55 to 6423
18 to 346

Riley Veterans by Age

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Riley Veterans by Race

Riley Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riley Veterans by Education

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63.2%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Riley Employment by Age

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Riley Employment by Race

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Riley Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.60%

Born in Riley

96.58%

Native Born

3.42%

Foreign Born

2.03%

Non Citizen

1.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.58% of Riley residents were born in the United States, with 75.60% having been born in Indiana. 2.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Riley Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,048-14-0.46%
20203,062-14-0.46%
20193,076-14-0.45%
20183,090-15-0.48%
20173,105-24-0.77%
20163,129100.32%
20153,119-10-0.32%
20143,129-12-0.38%
20133,141-3-0.10%
20123,14410.03%
20113,143190.61%
20103,1240.00%

Riley Population by Year