Riverton, Kansas Population 2020

881

Riverton is a city located in Kansas. Riverton has a 2020 population of 881. Riverton is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -5.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 929 in 2010. Riverton reached it's highest population of 1,124 in 2014.

The average household income in Riverton is $56,047 with a poverty rate of 10.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $616 per month, and the median house value is $79,100. The median age in Riverton is 31.5 years, 34.5 years for males, and 30.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 72.1 males.

Riverton Demographics

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

  • White: 98.64%
  • Native American: 1.36%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Riverton, Kansas is 881, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 881.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 929.

Riverton, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White86998.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native121.36%

Riverton Population Pyramid 2020

Riverton Median Age

31.5


Total

34.5


Male

30.5


Female

Riverton Adults

There are 655 adults, (218 of whom are seniors) in Riverton.

Riverton Age Dependency

101.6

Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Riverton Sex Ratio

Female

512

58.12%

Male

369

41.88%

Riverton Households and Families

Riverton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Riverton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family89%11%
Married80.1%19.9%
All69.8%30.2%
Female43.5%56.5%
Male23.2%76.8%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3282.6969.8
Married1763.0480.1
Non Family73089
Male563.3623.2
Female233.743.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Riverton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade5610.41%
High School Graduate27250.56%
Some College9617.84%
Associates Degree356.51%
Bachelors Degree285.20%
Graduate Degree519.48%

Riverton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White51045470
Hispanic16169
Native American1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 56.25%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,092$39,107$19,470
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,193$$18,478
Some College$19,875$$18,125
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$42,250$$

$27,092

Average Earnings

$39,107

Average Male

$19,470

Average Female

Riverton Language

Riverton Language by Age

Riverton Language

91.32% of Riverton residents speak only English, while 8.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.74% of the population.

Riverton Poverty

Riverton Poverty by Race

10.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.24%

Male Poverty Rate

4.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riverton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riverton is White, with 11.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riverton is White, with 11.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 19.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed25.60%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Riverton Income

Riverton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,555$56,047
Families$44,135$57,124
Married Families$50,694-
Non Families$28,594$40,400

Riverton Marital Status

Riverton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

82.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Riverton Married by Age and Sex

Riverton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Riverton Marital Status by Race

Riverton Veterans

75

Number of Veterans

75

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
Second Gulf War20
World War II9
Korea
First Gulf War

$Riverton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riverton Employment Status

51.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Riverton 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

40.07%

Born in Kansas

98.98%

Native Born

1.02%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.98% of Riverton residents were born in the United States, with 40.07% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% 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
20208810.00%
20198810.00%
2018881-202-18.65%
20171,08318320.33%
2016900-34-3.64%
2015934-190-16.90%
20141,12412112.06%
20131,00310711.94%
2012896-176-16.42%
20111,07214315.39%
20109290.00%