Riverton, Iowa Population 2024

237

Riverton is a city located in Fremont County Iowa. Riverton has a 2024 population of 237. Riverton is currently declining at a rate of -1.66% annually and its population has decreased by -4.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 248 in 2020.

The average household income in Riverton is $71,360 with a poverty rate of 12.2%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Riverton is 50.1 years, 50 years for males, and 50.1 years for females.

Riverton Demographics

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

  • White: 85.28%
  • Two or more races: 14.72%
  • Black or African American:
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
State
Iowa
Land Area (mi²)
0.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
399.20/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-4.44% (-11)
The current population of Riverton, Iowa is 237 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 248.

Riverton, Iowa Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White22685.28%
Two or more races3914.72%
Black or African American
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Riverton Population by Race

Riverton Population Pyramid 2024

Riverton Median Age

50.1

Total

50

Male

50.1

Female

Riverton Adults

There are 226 adults, (47 of whom are seniors) in Riverton.

Riverton Age Dependency

48

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Riverton Sex Ratio

Female11944.91%
Male14655.09%

Riverton Population by Age

Riverton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1192.238416
Non Family681.682.417.6
Married383.1192.17.9
Female82.6362.537.5
Male53.48020
showing: 5 rows

2.96

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

84.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Riverton Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Riverton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Riverton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.23%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.38%.

Riverton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$45,375

Average Earnings

$47,344

Average Male

$32,500

Average Female

Riverton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Riverton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Riverton Language

100% of Riverton residents speak only English, while speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by of the population.

Riverton Language

Riverton Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2072914.01%
Multiple3912.56%
showing: 2 rows

12.2%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.41%

Male Poverty Rate

11.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riverton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riverton is White, with 14.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riverton is Multiple, with 2.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was 34.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.58%.

Riverton Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School9.52%
Some College8.7%
Less Than 9th Grade
Bachelors or Greater
showing: 4 rows

Riverton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed
Male Unemployed
Female Employed9.43%
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Riverton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Riverton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Riverton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.8%

Male Marriage Rate

60.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Riverton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Riverton 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 55-64.

Riverton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Riverton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

36

Number of Veterans

35

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

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Riverton Veterans by War

count

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Riverton Veterans by Age

count

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Riverton Veterans by Race

Riverton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

5.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riverton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

49.6%

Labor Force Participation

46.5%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Riverton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Riverton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Riverton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

53.58%

Born in Riverton

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Riverton residents were born in the United States, with 53.58% having been born in Iowa. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Riverton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029217-4-1.81%
2028221-4-1.78%
2027225-4-1.75%
2026229-4-1.72%
2025233-4-1.69%
2024237-4-1.66%
2023241-4-1.63%
2022245-4-1.61%
202124910.4%
2020248-30-10.79%
201927810.36%
2018277-1-0.36%
2017278-2-0.71%
201628020.72%
2015278-7-2.46%
2014285-2-0.7%
2013287-1-0.35%
2012288-13-4.32%
2011301-3-0.99%
2010304
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Riverton Population by Year