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Riverton
  • Suburb of Salt Lake City, UT

Report Card

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

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Riverton is a suburb of Salt Lake City with a population of 43,793. Riverton is in Salt Lake County. Living in Riverton offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Riverton there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Riverton and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Riverton are above average.

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About Riverton...
Population
43,793

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$375,900
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,447
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    13%
  • Own
    87%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    31
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    33.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    4.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    190.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    962.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    133.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    19%
  • 10-17 years
    16%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    8%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    37%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  11%

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