Income/capita 204%
Household income 210%
Unemployment 14%
Income per capita$90,676$39,906$29,829
Median household income$171,719$71,755$55,322
Median income owner occupied$217,273$94,523$70,586
Median income renter occupied$72,566$37,585$35,192
Median earnings male$121,196$46,559$36,919
Median earnings female$42,100$31,943$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level4.4%10.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Riverside is 204% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Riverside is 210% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Riverside is 14% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Riverside is 71% lower than the national average

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      Riverside employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.2%0.5%
      Manufacturing sector6.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services31.7%14.6%
      Wholesale & retail services5.7%8.1%
      Public administration3.4%0.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.7%4.1%
      Education, health & social services9.1%23.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cannondale, CT92$250,001352%
      Scarsdale, NY17,684$250,001352%
      Sands Point, NY2,859$231,667319%
      Upper Brookville, NY1,634$226,250309%
      Old Greenwich, CT7,000$224,009305%
      Riverside, CT8,289$171,719210%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Castle Shannon, PA8,288$50,7838%
      Montvale, NJ8,285$111,436101%
      Bellevue, PA8,285$41,07326%
      Albion, MI8,293$28,49448%
      Trinidad, CO8,280$39,37929%
      Riverside, CT8,289$171,719210%
      Source: The Riverside, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).