Riverside demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,67362791
Median age33.338.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%44%43%
Speak English92%82%79%
Speak Spanish5%7%13%
Riverside, MD has a population of 6,226 and is the 5,614th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,673 per sq mi which is 326% higher than the Maryland average and 2851% higher than the national average. The median age in Riverside is 33 which is approximately 13% lower than the Maryland average of 38. In Riverside, 59% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 92% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 56% of Riverside residents were born in Maryland, 33% were born out of state, 4% were born outside of the United States and 8% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Riverside is 326% higher than Maryland.
  • The median age in Riverside is 13% lower than Maryland.
  • In Riverside 62.56% of the population is White.
  • In Riverside 26.41% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Riverside 3.37% of the population is Asian.

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Riverside population breakdown by race

Black or African American26.41%29.63%12.63%
American Indian0.48%0.27%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race4.14%3.12%3.06%
Other race3.04%3.67%4.75%
In Riverside, 7.4% 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.

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