Riverside, WY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Riverside, Wyoming - Basic Facts

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The Town of Riverside had a population of 50 as of July 1, 2017. Riverside ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Wyoming. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Riverside is located at latitude 41.2154 and longitude -106.7813 in Carbon County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Riverside (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Carbon County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 7,142 feet.

The Town of Riverside (GNIS ID: 2412557) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Wyoming is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Riverside is located within Saratoga Division of Carbon County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Riverside population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Riverside, WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 50
Daytime Population: Workers 85
Daytime Population: Residents 12
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 97
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.94
Population in Households 50
Population in Familes 39
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 186
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $63,909
Average Household Income $72,634
Per Capita Income $33,965


Total Housing Units 53 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24 (45.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 9 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (37.7%)
Median Home Value $230,000
Average Home Value $289,583


Total Households 33
Average Household Size 1.52
Family Households 21
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.54% -0.4%
Households -0.41% -0.61%
Families 4.75% -0.97%
Median Household Income   1.38%
Per Capita Income   2.06%

Riverside, WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Riverside to the other 204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wyoming by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 185 10th
Population Density # 108 48th
Diversity Index # 185 10th
Median Household Income # 81 61st
Per Capita Income # 70 66th

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