Riverside, Connecticut Population 2022

8,604
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Riverside is a city located in Fairfield County Connecticut. Riverside has a 2020 population of 8,604. Riverside is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,416 in 2010.

The average household income in Riverside is $333,196 with a poverty rate of 4.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,383 per month, and the median house value is $1.53 Mn. The median age in Riverside is 42.5 years, 42.6 years for males, and 42.4 years for females.

Riverside Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Riversidewas:

  • White: 76.21%
  • Asian: 15.73%
  • Two or more races: 6.05%
  • Black or African American: 1.29%
  • Native American: 0.43%
  • Other race: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Riverside, Connecticut is 8,604 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,604.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,416.

Riverside, Connecticut Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,74876.21%
Black or African American1141.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native380.43%
Asian1,39315.73%
Some Other Race260.29%
Two or More Races5366.05%
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Riverside Population by Race

Riverside Population Pyramid 2022

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Riverside Median Age

42.4


Total

42.4


Male

42.4


Female

Riverside Adults

There are 6,178 adults, (1,210 of whom are seniors) in Riverside.

Riverside Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Riverside Sex Ratio

Female

4,590

51.84%

Male

4,265

48.16%

Riverside Population by Age

Riverside Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Riverside Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male88.6%11.4%
Married87.6%12.4%
All81.7%18.3%
Non Family67%33%
Female60.3%39.7%

81.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Riverside Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8983.0581.7
Married2,0443.6587.6
Male703.1788.6
Female1263.1660.3
Non Family6581.1767

3.57

Average Family Size

3.05

Average Household Size

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Riverside Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1392.46%
9th to 12th Grade490.87%
High School Graduate3516.22%
Some College4027.12%
Associates Degree1903.37%
Bachelors Degree2,37942.14%
Graduate Degree2,13637.83%
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Riverside Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Riverside Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American202020
Asian816779714
2+ Races305291261
Hispanic932921766
White3,7983,6723,000
Other Race262617
Black48487

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Riverside Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$106,843$177,344$55,500
Less Than 9th Grade$63,923$63,923$
High School Graduate$35,549$$35,793
Some College$60,833$73,393$
Bachelors Degree$103,636$150,385$38,438
Graduate Degree$168,125$250,000$96,811

$106,843

Average Earnings

$177,344

Average Male

$55,500

Average Female

Riverside Earnings by Educational Attainment

Riverside Language by Age

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Riverside Language

66.42% of Riverside residents speak only English, while 33.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.06% of the population.

Riverside Language

Riverside Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11497.89%
White5,8063215.53%
Hispanic1,319352.65%
Asian1,39370.50%
OtherNaN%

4.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.92%

Male Poverty Rate

4.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riverside

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riverside is Black, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riverside is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.03%.

Riverside Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.45%
High School2.28%
Some College12.16%
Bachelors or Greater3.10%

Riverside Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.90%
Male Unemployed25.53%
Female Employed1.02%
Female Unemployed16.46%

Riverside Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Riverside Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$235,893$345,372
Families$250,000$385,057
Married Families$250,000-
Non Families$100,682$202,261
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Income by Household Type

Riverside Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.9%

Male Marriage Rate

62.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Riverside Married by Age and Sex

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Riverside Marriage

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

Riverside Marital Status by Race

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Riverside Marital Status

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198

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War
Vietnam100
Korea46
World War II21

Riverside Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5410
55 to 64
65 to 7489
75+99

Riverside Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1984.05%
Hispanic282.73%

Riverside Veterans by Race

Riverside Veterans by Education

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9.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riverside Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Riverside Employment by Age

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Riverside Employment by Race

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Riverside 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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25.07%

Born in Riverside

71.88%

Native Born

28.12%

Foreign Born

15.32%

Non Citizen

12.80%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

71.88% of Riverside residents were born in the United States, with 25.07% having been born in Connecticut. 15.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Riverside Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108,4160.00%
20118,8614455.29%
20128,829-32-0.36%
20138,9381091.23%
20148,682-256-2.86%
20158,592-90-1.04%
20168,289-303-3.53%
20178,385961.16%
20188,414290.35%
20198,6041902.26%
20208,6040.00%
20218,6040.00%
20228,6040.00%

Riverside Population by Year