Riverdale Park, Maryland Population 2020

7,221
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Riverdale Park is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 7,221, it is the 28th largest city in Maryland and the 3885th largest city in the United States. Riverdale Park is currently declining at a rate of -0.03% annually but its population has increased by 3.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,956 in 2010. Riverdale Park reached it's highest population of 7,233 in 2016. Spanning over 2 miles, Riverdale Park has a population density of 4,574 people per square mile.

The average household income in Riverdale Park is $90,219 with a poverty rate of 12.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,166 per month, and the median house value is $304,100. The median age in Riverdale Park is 34.1 years, 32.2 years for males, and 35.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 112.6 males.

Riverdale Park Demographics

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

  • White: 37.66%
  • Other race: 30.32%
  • Black or African American: 25.06%
  • Native American: 3.64%
  • Asian: 2.04%
  • Two or more races: 1.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Riverdale Park, Maryland is 7,221, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,225.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,956.

Riverdale Park, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,71937.66%
Some Other Race2,18930.32%
Black or African American1,80925.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native2633.64%
Asian1472.04%
Two or More Races921.27%
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Riverdale Park Population Pyramid 2020

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Riverdale Park Median Age

34.1


Total

32.2


Male

35.2


Female

Riverdale Park Adults

There are 5,366 adults, (627 of whom are seniors) in Riverdale Park.

Riverdale Park Age Dependency

52.3

Age Dependency Ratio

13.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Riverdale Park Sex Ratio

Female

3,396

47.04%

Male

3,823

52.96%

Riverdale Park Households and Families

Riverdale Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Riverdale Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.2%36.8%
All52.6%47.4%
Non Family44.9%55.1%
Female42%58%
Male35.3%64.7%

52.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0903.3852.6
Married1,0683.9663.2
Non Family5061.4144.9
Male2784.3635.3
Female2383.8742

3.75

Average Family Size

3.38

Average Household Size

10.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Riverdale Park Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,16725.12%
9th to 12th Grade55311.90%
High School Graduate84418.17%
Some College49910.74%
Associates Degree1433.08%
Bachelors Degree84618.21%
Graduate Degree59412.79%
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Riverdale Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,191705123
Black1,3271,213637
Other Race1,25840970
White989918591
Native American1844329
Asian1055640
Multiple Races515126

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 59.76%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,693$35,297$33,684
Less Than High School$23,723$31,485$15,558
High School Grad$31,199$32,122$28,646
Some College$34,850$31,723$37,738
Bachelors Degree$58,773$82,955$36,103
Graduate Degree$79,871$68,958$86,250

$34,693

Average Earnings

$35,297

Average Male

$33,684

Average Female

Riverdale Park Language

Riverdale Park Language by Age

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Riverdale Park Language

54.60% of Riverdale Park residents speak only English, while 45.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 39.01% of the population.

Riverdale Park Poverty

Riverdale Park Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,98777719.49%
Other2,18949122.43%
White1,208927.62%
Native2635219.77%
Black1,699171.00%
Asian147138.84%

12.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.32%

Male Poverty Rate

16.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riverdale Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riverdale Park is Other, with 22.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riverdale Park is Black, with 1.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.02%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.84%
High School10.99%
Bachelors or Greater4.84%
Some College1.88%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed16.39%
Female Employed8.37%
Male Employed8.34%
Male Unemployed6.11%

Riverdale Park Income

Riverdale Park Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$72,500$90,219
Families$75,804$93,690
Married Families$98,438-
Non Families$36,250$63,073
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Riverdale Park Marital Status

Riverdale Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Riverdale Park Married by Age and Sex

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Riverdale Park 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 35-44.

Riverdale Park Marital Status by Race

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Riverdale Park Veterans

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167

Number of Veterans

136

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War48
Vietnam47
First Gulf War40
Korea6
World War II5
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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6439
35 to 5439
65 to 7437
75+26
18 to 3426
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Name Veterans % of Total
White964.88%
Black362.34%
Indian156.12%
Hispanic140.53%
Asian1310.57%
2 or More713.73%

Riverdale Park Veterans by Education

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12.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riverdale Park Employment Status

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78.6%

Labor Force Participation

74.2%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

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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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21.94%

Born in Maryland

57.85%

Native Born

42.15%

Foreign Born

33.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

57.85% of Riverdale Park residents were born in the United States, with 21.94% having been born in Maryland. 33.08% 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
20207,221-2-0.03%
20197,223-2-0.03%
20187,225-6-0.08%
20177,231-2-0.03%
20167,23380.11%
20157,225410.57%
20147,184630.88%
20137,121510.72%
20127,070600.86%
20117,010470.67%
20106,9632730.40%
20006,6902,3011.06%
19604,389-1,141-2.28%
19505,5300.00%