Riviera Beach, Florida Population 2022

37,512
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Riviera Beach is a city located in Florida. Riviera Beach has a 2020 population of 37,512. Riviera Beach is currently growing at a rate of 1.85% annually and its population has increased by 15.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 32,589 in 2010.

The average household income in Riviera Beach is $70,621 with a poverty rate of 21.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,177 per month, and the median house value is $189,500. The median age in Riviera Beach is 36.8 years, 35.1 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.

Riviera Beach Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Riviera Beachwas:

  • Black or African American: 69.36%
  • White: 24.98%
  • Asian: 2.19%
  • Two or more races: 1.98%
  • Other race: 1.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Riviera Beach, Florida is 37,512 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 37,512.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 32,589.

Riviera Beach, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American24,07169.36%
White8,66824.98%
Asian7592.19%
Two or More Races6881.98%
Some Other Race5061.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.03%
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Riviera Beach Population by Race

Riviera Beach Population Pyramid $2022

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Riviera Beach Median Age

36.8


Total

35.1


Male

39.6


Female

Riviera Beach Adults

There are 26,263 adults, (5,538 of whom are seniors) in Riviera Beach.

Riviera Beach Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Riviera Beach Sex Ratio

Female

17,864

51.48%

Male

16,838

48.52%

Riviera Beach Population by Age

Riviera Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Riviera Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male38.1%61.9%
Female44.7%55.3%
Non Family50.2%49.8%
All53.1%46.9%
Married65.3%34.7%

53.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Riviera Beach Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,3363.0353.1
Married3,8923.2965.3
Non Family3,7671.3550.2
Female2,7594.5744.7
Male9184.2538.1

3.77

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

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Riviera Beach Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8913.82%
9th to 12th Grade2,0508.79%
High School Graduate7,91333.92%
Some College4,63219.86%
Associates Degree2,1339.14%
Bachelors Degree3,48214.93%
Graduate Degree2,2269.54%
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Riviera Beach Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Riviera Beach Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black14,89612,6232,479
White6,2555,8432,561
Hispanic1,3391,190295
Asian539430280
Other Race31029362
2+ Races18917245

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 94.52%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.95%.

Riviera Beach Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,986$31,036$27,228
Less Than 9th Grade$21,513$26,656$18,373
High School Graduate$24,534$27,458$21,282
Some College$29,453$30,190$28,404
Bachelors Degree$40,794$49,333$39,382
Graduate Degree$53,879$79,464$50,238

$29,986

Average Earnings

$31,036

Average Male

$27,228

Average Female

Riviera Beach Earnings by Educational Attainment

Riviera Beach Language by Age

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Riviera Beach Language

85.06% of Riviera Beach residents speak only English, while 14.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.22% of the population.

Riviera Beach Language

Riviera Beach Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black23,9566,12625.57%
White7,11879811.21%
Multiple68830043.60%
Hispanic1,76728316.02%
Other23NaN%
Asian69130.43%

21.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.01%

Male Poverty Rate

20.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riviera Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riviera Beach is Multiple, with 43.60% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.66%.

Riviera Beach Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.79%
High School19.33%
Some College15.30%
Bachelors or Greater10.33%

Riviera Beach Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed57.18%
Male Unemployed44.17%
Male Employed9.90%
Female Employed8.95%

Riviera Beach Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Riviera Beach Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,193$70,621
Families$57,056$78,903
Married Families$75,806-
Non Families$34,250$50,663
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Income by Household Type

Riviera Beach Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.7%

Male Marriage Rate

30.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Riviera Beach Married by Age and Sex

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Riviera Beach 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.

Riviera Beach Marital Status by Race

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Riviera Beach Marital Status

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1,561

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam490
Korea324
Second Gulf War174
First Gulf War162
World War II95

Riviera Beach Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+687
55 to 64294
65 to 74268
35 to 54214
18 to 3498

Riviera Beach Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White78410.05%
Black7504.37%
Hispanic473.17%
2+ Races279.41%

Riviera Beach Veterans by Race

Riviera Beach Veterans by Education

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10.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riviera Beach Veterans by Education

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61.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Riviera Beach Employment by Age

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Riviera Beach Employment by Race

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Riviera Beach 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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55.63%

Born in Riviera Beach

82.20%

Native Born

17.80%

Foreign Born

7.76%

Non Citizen

10.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.20% of Riviera Beach residents were born in the United States, with 55.63% having been born in Florida. 7.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Riviera Beach Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202237,5126831.85%
202136,8296831.89%
202036,1466831.93%
201935,4636831.96%
201834,780790.23%
201734,7012420.70%
201634,4593691.08%
201534,0903661.09%
201433,7242910.87%
201333,4332850.86%
201233,1483351.02%
201132,8132240.69%
201032,5892,7050.87%
200029,8842,2450.78%
199027,6391,1500.43%
198026,4895,0882.16%
197021,4018,3555.07%
196013,0468,98112.37%
19504,0650.00%

Riviera Beach Population by Year