Riviera Beach, Maryland Population 2020

12,577

Riviera Beach is a city located in Maryland. Riviera Beach has a 2020 population of 12,577. Riviera Beach is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,677 in 2010. Riviera Beach reached it's highest population of 13,977 in 2017.

The average household income in Riviera Beach is $100,329 with a poverty rate of 7.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,742 per month, and the median house value is $260,500. The median age in Riviera Beach is 38.3 years, 37.4 years for males, and 39.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.2 males.

Riviera Beach Demographics

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

  • White: 88.42%
  • Black or African American: 8.32%
  • Two or more races: 1.42%
  • Other race: 1.00%
  • Asian: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.01%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Riviera Beach, Maryland is 12,577, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,577.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,677.

Riviera Beach, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,12088.42%
Black or African American1,0478.32%
Two or More Races1781.42%
Some Other Race1261.00%
Asian1050.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.01%

Riviera Beach Population Pyramid 2020

Riviera Beach Median Age

38.3


Total

37.4


Male

39.3


Female

Riviera Beach Adults

There are 9,886 adults, (1,666 of whom are seniors) in Riviera Beach.

Riviera Beach Age Dependency

53

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Riviera Beach Sex Ratio

Female

6,510

51.76%

Male

6,067

48.24%

Riviera Beach Households and Families

Riviera Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Riviera Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married89.2%10.8%
All87.5%12.5%
Non Family85.5%14.5%
Female75.9%24.1%

87.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6232.7287.5
Married2,6803.2889.2
Non Family1,2161.2885.5
Female4693.4475.9
Male2582.34100

3.18

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Riviera Beach Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1301.44%
9th to 12th Grade6116.79%
High School Graduate3,33837.10%
Some College2,05222.81%
Associates Degree1,11412.38%
Bachelors Degree1,25713.97%
Graduate Degree4955.50%

Riviera Beach Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,9897,3581,423
Black589534174
Hispanic233215118
Other Race907211
Multiple Races834637
Asian7878
Native American11

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 50.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,553$62,024$49,031
Less Than High School$53,618$63,642$
High School Grad$39,330$49,180$36,132
Some College$56,591$62,194$52,646
Bachelors Degree$69,978$80,019$67,611
Graduate Degree$65,000$94,375$56,413

$54,553

Average Earnings

$62,024

Average Male

$49,031

Average Female

Riviera Beach Language

Riviera Beach Language by Age

Riviera Beach Language

96.66% of Riviera Beach residents speak only English, while 3.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

Riviera Beach Poverty

Riviera Beach Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,8098117.50%
Other1264636.51%
Black1,047383.63%
Multiple1783720.79%

7.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.12%

Male Poverty Rate

7.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riviera Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riviera Beach is Other, with 36.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riviera Beach is Black, with 3.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.16%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.59%
High School8.03%
Some College4.07%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed38.78%
Female Unemployed17.22%
Female Employed2.47%
Male Employed2.28%

Riviera Beach Income

Riviera Beach Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$89,021$100,329
Families$103,244$112,162
Married Families$115,633-
Non Families$57,643$64,158

Riviera Beach Marital Status

Riviera Beach Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Riviera Beach Married by Age and Sex

Riviera Beach 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 45-54.

Riviera Beach Marital Status by Race

Riviera Beach Veterans

1,266

Number of Veterans

1,030

Male Veterans

236

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War403
Vietnam374
Second Gulf War267
Korea38
World War II35
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54455
65 to 74285
18 to 34195
55 to 64184
75+147
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,14713.17%
Black739.84%
Hispanic6123.64%
Asian4643.81%

$Riviera Beach Veterans by Education

0.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riviera Beach Employment Status

70.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Riviera Beach 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

73.40%

Born in Maryland

97.73%

Native Born

2.27%

Foreign Born

0.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.73% of Riviera Beach residents were born in the United States, with 73.40% having been born in Maryland. 0.63% 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
202012,5770.00%
201912,5770.00%
201812,577-1,400-10.02%
201713,9773912.88%
201613,5861200.89%
201513,4666555.11%
201412,8112712.16%
201312,5406715.65%
201211,869-310-2.55%
201112,179-498-3.93%
201012,6770.00%