Riva, Maryland Population 2020

4,027

Riva is a city located in Maryland. Riva has a 2020 population of 4,027. Riva is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,076 in 2010. Riva reached it's highest population of 4,242 in 2011.

The average household income in Riva is $149,428 with a poverty rate of 3.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,655 per month, and the median house value is $485,200. The median age in Riva is 44.9 years, 45.5 years for males, and 44 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.2 males.

Riva Demographics

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

  • White: 97.09%
  • Black or African American: 1.89%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Asian: 0.37%
  • Two or more races: 0.20%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Riva, Maryland is 4,027, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,027.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,076.

Riva, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,91097.09%
Black or African American761.89%
Some Other Race180.45%
Asian150.37%
Two or More Races80.20%

Riva Population Pyramid 2020

Riva Median Age

44.9


Total

45.5


Male

44


Female

Riva Adults

There are 2,990 adults, (604 of whom are seniors) in Riva.

Riva Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Riva Sex Ratio

Female

1,944

48.27%

Male

2,083

51.73%

Riva Households and Families

Riva Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Riva Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married98.2%1.8%
All93.8%6.2%
Female92.8%7.2%
Non Family81.4%18.6%
Male37.5%62.5%

93.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4412.7993.8
Married1,0233.1898.2
Non Family2911.3281.4
Female1112.9492.8
Male163.6937.5

3.12

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Riva Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade441.57%
9th to 12th Grade281.00%
High School Graduate47216.80%
Some College54119.25%
Associates Degree1736.16%
Bachelors Degree94733.70%
Graduate Degree60521.53%

Riva Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6152,5431,435
Hispanic11411464
Black666638
Other Race181818
Asian151515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$70,400$84,330$57,470
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$53,164$53,633$51,563
Some College$49,934$58,375$47,000
Bachelors Degree$88,611$96,964$53,438
Graduate Degree$120,536$134,712$99,792

$70,400

Average Earnings

$84,330

Average Male

$57,470

Average Female

Riva Language

Riva Language by Age

Riva Language

95.77% of Riva residents speak only English, while 4.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.95% of the population.

Riva Poverty

Riva Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,7501313.49%
Hispanic186168.60%

3.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.51%

Male Poverty Rate

2.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riva

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riva is Hispanic, with 8.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riva is White, with 3.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.98%.

Name Poverty
Some College6.44%
High School5.30%
Bachelors or Greater2.51%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.00%
Male Employed3.56%
Female Employed0.97%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Riva Income

Riva Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$126,875$149,428
Families$142,857$167,435
Married Families$163,828-
Non Families$53,201$70,017

Riva Marital Status

Riva Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.4%

Male Marriage Rate

66.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Riva Married by Age and Sex

Riva 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.

Riva Marital Status by Race

Riva Veterans

348

Number of Veterans

322

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam110
First Gulf War93
Korea47
Second Gulf War35
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+126
55 to 6482
65 to 7479
35 to 5450
18 to 3411
Name Veterans % of Total
White34011.80%
Hispanic3429.82%
Black812.12%

$Riva Veterans by Education

7.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riva Employment Status

70%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Riva Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

54.53%

Born in Maryland

94.64%

Native Born

5.36%

Foreign Born

1.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.64% of Riva residents were born in the United States, with 54.53% having been born in Maryland. 1.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,0270.00%
20194,0270.00%
20184,0272255.92%
20173,802-89-2.29%
20163,891741.94%
20153,817-138-3.49%
20143,955431.10%
20133,912-161-3.95%
20124,073-169-3.98%
20114,2421664.07%
20104,0760.00%