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Riverdale
  • Neighborhood in New York City, NY

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Riverdale is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 14,067. Riverdale is in Bronx County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Riverdale offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Riverdale there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and retirees live in Riverdale and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Riverdale are above average.

About

About Riverdale...
Population
14,067

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$481,111
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,047
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    47%
  • Own
    53%
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Riverdale Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    84.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    16.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    56.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    828.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    39.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$117,180
National
$75,149
Families with Children
22%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    44%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    8%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

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