River Ridge, Louisiana Population 2020

13,241

River Ridge is a city located in Louisiana. River Ridge has a 2020 population of 13,241. River Ridge is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,494 in 2010. River Ridge reached it's highest population of 13,835 in 2014.

The average household income in River Ridge is $96,160 with a poverty rate of 7.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $894 per month, and the median house value is $251,000. The median age in River Ridge is 46.4 years, 44.4 years for males, and 47.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.5 males.

River Ridge Demographics

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

  • White: 84.99%
  • Black or African American: 11.24%
  • Two or more races: 1.87%
  • Native American: 0.89%
  • Other race: 0.58%
  • Asian: 0.43%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of River Ridge, Louisiana is 13,241, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,241.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,494.

River Ridge, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,25384.99%
Black or African American1,48811.24%
Two or More Races2481.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native1180.89%
Some Other Race770.58%
Asian570.43%

River Ridge Population Pyramid 2020

River Ridge Median Age

46.4


Total

44.4


Male

47.9


Female

River Ridge Adults

There are 10,714 adults, (2,851 of whom are seniors) in River Ridge.

River Ridge Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

River Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

6,807

51.41%

Male

6,434

48.59%

River Ridge Households and Families

River Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

River Ridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.3%7.7%
All74.2%25.8%
Male69.5%30.5%
Female66.5%33.5%
Non Family52.3%47.7%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5452.3974.2
Married2,7363.0792.3
Non Family1,9991.1452.3
Female5643.2166.5
Male246369.5

3.03

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

River Ridge Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2963.02%
9th to 12th Grade4664.75%
High School Graduate2,72427.78%
Some College2,28723.32%
Associates Degree5025.12%
Bachelors Degree2,20222.46%
Graduate Degree1,32813.54%

River Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,1447,6803,155
Black1,119893112
Hispanic412336159
Multiple Races816845
Asian575243
Other Race492714
Native American47152

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 75.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,093$54,583$38,262
Less Than High School$16,161$22,950$13,611
High School Grad$36,400$42,551$26,791
Some College$42,436$57,337$36,331
Bachelors Degree$52,599$77,188$40,493
Graduate Degree$77,847$104,205$60,121

$45,093

Average Earnings

$54,583

Average Male

$38,262

Average Female

River Ridge Language

River Ridge Language by Age

River Ridge Language

96.61% of River Ridge residents speak only English, while 3.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.32% of the population.

River Ridge Poverty

River Ridge Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,6146716.32%
Black1,48825517.14%
Multiple2485522.18%
Hispanic764536.94%
Other771418.18%

7.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.08%

Male Poverty Rate

9.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in River Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in River Ridge is Multiple, with 22.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in River Ridge is White, with 6.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.35%
High School8.11%
Some College4.91%
Bachelors or Greater2.32%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed12.17%
Female Employed4.67%
Female Unemployed4.23%
Male Employed1.67%

River Ridge Income

River Ridge Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,891$96,160
Families$85,352$115,642
Married Families$102,222-
Non Families$41,316$57,618

River Ridge Marital Status

River Ridge Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.1%

Female Marriage Rate

River Ridge Married by Age and Sex

River Ridge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

River Ridge Marital Status by Race

River Ridge Veterans

740

Number of Veterans

719

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam388
First Gulf War98
Korea78
Second Gulf War68
World War II36
Name Veterans % of Total
White6697.24%
Black554.57%
Hispanic326.53%
2 or More810.00%
Other814.04%

$River Ridge Veterans by Education

3.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

River Ridge Employment Status

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

River Ridge 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

79.13%

Born in Louisiana

98.01%

Native Born

1.99%

Foreign Born

0.98%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.01% of River Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 79.13% having been born in Louisiana. 0.98% 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
202013,2410.00%
201913,2410.00%
201813,241-568-4.11%
201713,8091030.75%
201613,706700.51%
201513,636-199-1.44%
201413,8355003.75%
201313,335-183-1.35%
201213,5181941.46%
201113,324-170-1.26%
201013,4940.00%