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Riverdale
  • Suburb of Chicago, IL

Riverdale Residents

Riverdale Residents Overview

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
12,793
Unemployment Rate
12.8%
Poverty Rate
26.4%
Non-Citizens
0.7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 6 responses
  • Accepting
    50%
  • Family oriented
    17%
  • friendly, cmpassionate,
    17%
  • Shady
    17%

Riverdale Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    40%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  12%
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    89%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • White
    4%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Asian
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    54%
  • Male
    46%
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    8%

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Income

Median Household Income
$35,711
National
$62,843
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    35%
  • $25-$44k
    25%
  • $45-$74k
    19%
  • $75-$149k
    17%
  • $150k+
    4%
Median Individual Income
$26,007
National
$31,133
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    30%
  • $15-$34k
    33%
  • $35-$64k
    25%
  • $65k+
    13%

Community

Poll
75%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 8 responses
Poll
83%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted. 6 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 5 responses
  • Research the schools, before you move to any area
    60%
  • Get involved in the community
    20%
  • Research the crime levels
    20%

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