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The 2016 Riverside, California, population is 322,424. There are 3,972 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Riverside, California

The median age is 30.9. The US median is 37.4. 45.84% of people in Riverside, California, are married. 9.81% are divorced.

The average household size is 3.34 people. 37.49% of people are married, with children. 19.44% have children, but are single.

Race in Riverside, California

31.99% of people are white, 5.89% are black, 7.04% are asian, 0.47% are native american, and 0.28% claim 'Other'.

51.46% of the people in Riverside, California, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 48.54% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLERiverside, CaliforniaUnited States
  Population  322,424321,418,820
  Population - 2010  300,553308,745,538
  Population - 2000  255,166285,036,114
  Population - 1990  226,505251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  42.35%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  26.36%12.76%
  Pop. Density  3,97291
  Land Area  813,531,905
  Water Area  0264,837
  Median Age  30.937.4
  Female Population  50.29%50.81%
  Male Population  49.71%49.19%
  White  31.99%62.77%
  Black  5.89%12.24%
  Asian  7.04%4.95%
  Native American  0.47%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.21%0.16%
  Other  0.28%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.66%2.13%
  Hispanic  51.46%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  48.54%83.10%
  Households  90,690116,211,000
  Family Households  64,79176,958,100
  Non Family Households  25,89939,253,000
  Household Size  3.342.63
  Married Population  45.84%50.58%
  Single Population  54.16%49.42%
  Now Married  43.27%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.57%2.17%
  Never Married  39.59%32.55%
  Widowed  4.76%5.95%
  Divorced  9.81%10.92%
  Married, w/children  37.49%31.68%
  Married, no children  32.55%41.44%
  Single, w/children  19.44%16.94%
  Single, no children  10.52%9.95%


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One lovely city

I moved to Riverside, Ca from Orange County, Ca since 2002. I can tell you that this city has it all. It has a community college, a UC university (UCR), and many other... (Read More)



Riverside is charming and beautiful

Apparently, Riverside has changed for the better in recent years, based on the negative older comments...I moved to Riverside a year ago from a beautiful town in... (Read More)



So much fun if you just look within

I've lived my whole life in Riverside with family and many amazing folk. We enjoy getting together and 3of a few favorite parks here. I'm glad to say we are all healthy... (Read More)



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