Riverside County, California Population 2022

Riverside County, California's estimated population is 2,463,893 with a growth rate of 0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Riverside County, California is the 4th largest county in California. The 2010 Population was 2,189,641 and has seen a growth of 12.52% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
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Riverside County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

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Riverside County, California Population by Race

Riverside County, California Population Pyramid 2022

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Riverside County, California Median Age

35.8


Total

35


Male

36.7


Female

Riverside County, California Adults

There are 1,824,041 adults, (352,375 of whom are seniors) in Riverside County, California.

Riverside County, California Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Riverside County, California Sex Ratio

Female

1,222,631

50.15%

Male

1,215,233

49.85%

Riverside County, California Population by Age

Riverside County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Riverside County, California Household Types

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Riverside County, California Households and Families

3.82

Average Family Size

3.26

Average Household Size

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Riverside County, California Households by Type

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Riverside County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Riverside County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.52%.

Riverside County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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$39,578

Average Earnings

$45,835

Average Male

$32,086

Average Female

Riverside County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Riverside County, California Language by Age

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Riverside County, California Language

58.85% of Riverside County, California residents speak only English, while 41.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.17% of the population.

Riverside County, California Language

Riverside County, California Poverty by Race

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12.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.35%

Male Poverty Rate

13.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riverside County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riverside County, California is Native, with 20.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riverside County, California is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.29%.

Riverside County, California Poverty

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Riverside County, California Poverty Rate by Education

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Riverside County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Riverside County, California Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Riverside County, California Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Riverside County, California Married by Age and Sex

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Riverside County, California 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 45-54.

Riverside County, California Marital Status by Race

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Riverside County, California Marital Status

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120,078

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Riverside County, California Veterans by War

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Riverside County, California Veterans by Age

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Riverside County, California Veterans by Race

Riverside County, California Veterans by Education

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6.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riverside County, California Veterans by Education

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60%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Riverside County, California Employment by Age

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Riverside County, California Employment by Race

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Riverside County, California 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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60.77%

Born in Riverside County, California

78.53%

Native Born

21.47%

Foreign Born

10.17%

Non Citizen

11.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.53% of Riverside County, California residents were born in the United States, with 60.77% having been born in California. 10.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Riverside County, California Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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