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Riverdale, California - Basic Facts

The Riverdale Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Fresno County at latitude 36.4304 and longitude -119.8672. Fresno County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 223 feet.

The formal official name is the Riverdale Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Riverdale, California.

The U5 Census Class Code for Riverdale indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Riverdale Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Riverdale: Liberty Settlement.

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Riverdale, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 3,240
Population in Households 3,240
Population in Familes 2,989
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 825
Diversity Index2 83


Total Households 860
Average Household Size 3.77
Family Households 720
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 935 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 466 (49.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 394 (42.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 75 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $124,213
Average Home Value $181,989


Median Household Income $44,510
Average Household Income $54,422
Per Capita Income $14,719
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.64% 0.75%
Households 0.41% 0.64%
Families 0.2% 0.66%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   2.43%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Riverdale, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Riverdale to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 762 50th
Population Density1 # 815 47th
Diversity Index2 # 247 84th
Median Household Income # 1005 34th
Per Capita Income # 1323 13th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.