StatisticRiversideCambridgeMassachusetts
Population11,860108,7576,949,503
Population density (sq mi)37,56217,014894
Median age27.630.539.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%41%43%
Speak Englishn/a68%77%
Speak Spanishn/a7%9%

Key findings

  • The population density in Riverside is 121% higher than Cambridge
  • The median age in Riverside is 10% lower than Cambridge
  • In Riverside 62.49% of the population is White
  • In Riverside 10.88% of the population is Black
  • In Riverside 17.99% of the population is Asian

Compare Cambridge, MA Demographics

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      Riverside population breakdown by race

      RaceRiversideCambridgeMassachusetts
      White62.49%67.10%79.26%
      Black10.88%10.69%7.26%
      Asian17.99%15.24%6.11%
      American Indian0.47%0.23%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.13%0.05%0.03%
      Mixed race4.94%4.38%3.01%
      Other race3.10%2.31%4.13%
      In Riverside, 8.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Riverside age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Riverside, Cambridge, MA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).