StatisticRiversideTempeArizona
Population1,763174,7087,278,717
Population density (sq mi)2,3654,37065
Median age26.928.537.1
Male/Female ratio1.7:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1812%39%42%
Speak Englishn/a75%73%
Speak Spanishn/a14%20%

Key findings

  • The population density in Riverside is 46% lower than Tempe
  • The median age in Riverside is 6% lower than Tempe
  • In Riverside 67.95% of the population is White
  • In Riverside 5.16% of the population is Black
  • In Riverside 7.77% of the population is Asian

Compare Tempe, AZ Demographics

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      Riverside population breakdown by race

      RaceRiversideTempeArizona
      White67.95%69.88%77.80%
      Black5.16%5.91%4.27%
      Asian7.77%7.66%3.05%
      American Indian7.37%2.60%4.41%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.46%0.19%
      Mixed race3.82%4.16%3.31%
      Other race7.93%9.33%6.97%
      In Riverside, 22.2% 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

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      Riverside age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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