Riverside, Maryland Population 2020

5,839

Riverside is a city located in Maryland. Riverside has a 2020 population of 5,839. Riverside is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -9.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,425 in 2010. Riverside reached it's highest population of 7,250 in 2011.

The average household income in Riverside is $86,360 with a poverty rate of 7.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,427 per month, and the median house value is $177,300. The median age in Riverside is 33.6 years, 33.2 years for males, and 34 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.6 males.

Riverside Demographics

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

  • White: 63.69%
  • Black or African American: 24.61%
  • Two or more races: 6.03%
  • Asian: 3.82%
  • Other race: 1.46%
  • Native American: 0.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Riverside, Maryland is 5,839, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,839.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,425.

Riverside, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,71963.69%
Black or African American1,43724.61%
Two or More Races3526.03%
Asian2233.82%
Some Other Race851.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.39%

Riverside Population Pyramid 2020

Riverside Median Age

33.6


Total

33.2


Male

34


Female

Riverside Adults

There are 4,505 adults, (609 of whom are seniors) in Riverside.

Riverside Age Dependency

49.9

Age Dependency Ratio

15.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Riverside Sex Ratio

Female

3,112

53.30%

Male

2,727

46.70%

Riverside Households and Families

Riverside Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Riverside Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.1%23.9%
All67.1%32.9%
Male65.3%34.7%
Non Family61.7%38.3%
Female54.1%45.9%

67.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4002.3867.1
Married1,067376.1
Non Family9441.2761.7
Female3403.2154.1
Male494.6365.3

3.02

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Riverside Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade982.49%
9th to 12th Grade1443.65%
High School Graduate88322.41%
Some College97824.82%
Associates Degree3538.96%
Bachelors Degree1,00425.48%
Graduate Degree48112.21%

Riverside Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,5452,365997
Black909869355
Hispanic24824851
Asian17916882
Multiple Races9292
Other Race4040
Native American2312

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,964$61,986$42,847
Less Than High School$20,568$21,326$13,077
High School Grad$42,367$60,377$29,457
Some College$51,674$59,118$36,936
Bachelors Degree$62,857$65,875$57,125
Graduate Degree$85,858$96,667$73,523

$54,964

Average Earnings

$61,986

Average Male

$42,847

Average Female

Riverside Language

Riverside Language by Age

Riverside Language

89.54% of Riverside residents speak only English, while 10.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.86% of the population.

Riverside Poverty

Riverside Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,3832427.15%
Black1,411976.87%
Asian2236529.15%
Hispanic420102.38%
Other851011.76%
Multiple35261.70%

7.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.34%

Male Poverty Rate

8.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riverside

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riverside is Asian, with 29.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riverside is Multiple, with 1.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.74%
Some College8.86%
High School3.13%
Bachelors or Greater1.63%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed7.95%
Male Employed4.50%
Female Employed3.62%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Riverside Income

Riverside Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,214$86,360
Families$88,220$96,187
Married Families$101,141-
Non Families$59,460$68,327

Riverside Marital Status

Riverside Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Riverside Married by Age and Sex

Riverside 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.

Riverside Marital Status by Race

Riverside Veterans

605

Number of Veterans

449

Male Veterans

156

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War322
Second Gulf War208
Vietnam95
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54266
55 to 64182
18 to 3470
75+51
65 to 7436
Name Veterans % of Total
White29310.19%
Black25824.43%
Hispanic4516.19%
Other4552.94%
Asian95.00%

$Riverside Veterans by Education

5.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riverside Employment Status

76.2%

Labor Force Participation

69.6%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Riverside 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

53.95%

Born in Maryland

91.33%

Native Born

8.67%

Foreign Born

1.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.33% of Riverside residents were born in the United States, with 53.95% having been born in Maryland. 1.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,8390.00%
20195,8390.00%
20185,839-425-6.78%
20176,264380.61%
20166,226-573-8.43%
20156,799-351-4.91%
20147,150-56-0.78%
20137,2063204.65%
20126,886-364-5.02%
20117,25082512.84%
20106,4250.00%