Riverside, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 2,294 (49% urban, 51% rural).
Population change since 2000: +46.7%
Males: 1,179  (51.4%)
Females: 1,115  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

37.6 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 35135.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,464 (it was $34,813 in 2000)
Riverside:

$51,464
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,141 (it was $18,932 in 2000)

Riverside town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $162,699 (it was $106,400 in 2000)
Riverside:

$162,699
AL:

$141,300

Median gross rent in 2017: $719.

March 2019 cost of living index in Riverside: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.8%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.7% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Riverside, AL (2010)
    • 1,91686.8%White alone
    • 22910.4%Black alone
    • 241.1%Hispanic
    • 190.9%Two or more races
    • 160.7%Asian alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone

Races in Riverside detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Riverside, Alabama as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Riverside is 405 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Riverside by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(134.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(90.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.1)
1
(43.3)
2
(86.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.9)
1
(43.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(177.7)
2
(113.3)
9
(444.9)
22
(1,056)
4
(186.4)
6
(270.4)
10
(446.6)
7
(308.5)
4
(173.2)
2
(86.2)
1
(43.2)
6
(257.2)
5
(216.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(414.7)
4
(226.6)
6
(296.6)
0
(0.0)
7
(326.2)
17
(766.1)
12
(536.0)
20
(881.4)
29
(1,255)
20
(862.1)
21
(906.3)
15
(642.9)
8
(346.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
26
(1,540)
12
(679.9)
11
(543.7)
11
(527.8)
N/A34
(1,532)
27
(1,206)
65
(2,865)
45
(1,948)
58
(2,500)
42
(1,813)
31
(1,329)
26
(1,127)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(118.5)
1
(56.7)
1
(49.4)
0
(0.0)
5
(233.0)
2
(90.1)
3
(134.0)
5
(220.4)
3
(129.9)
4
(172.4)
4
(172.6)
7
(300.0)
5
(216.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A1
(45.1)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)135.770.3175.0232.299.3248.3453.8290.9245.5260.3171.3207.9164.8

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City-data.com crime index in Riverside, AL

Crime rate in Riverside detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (38.9%), English (4.8%), German (4.3%), Irish (3.9%), Scottish (2.7%), French (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 490 feet

Land area: 8.95 square miles.

Population density: 256 people per square mile   (very low).

Riverside, Alabama map

171 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America).

This town:

6.9%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $536 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $315 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Birmingham, AL (35.8 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (574.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lincoln, AL (2.0 miles ),
Pell City, AL (2.3 miles ),
Ragland, AL (3.1 miles ),
Odenville, AL (3.5 miles ),
Bynum, AL (3.7 miles ),
Talladega, AL (3.7 miles ),
Branchville, AL (3.7 miles ),
Munford, AL (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 33.61 N, Longitude: 86.20 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Distribution of median household income in Riverside, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Riverside, AL in 2017
Riverside satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2003: 35 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2004: 26 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2005: 34 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2006: 44 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $141,100
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $180,800
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $126,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $169,600
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $161,900
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $179,800
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $156,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Riverside, AL residents
Average permit cost in Riverside, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Alabama:

3.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +579 (+58.8%).
Most common industries in Riverside, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.5%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.9%)
  • Truck transportation (5.8%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Health care (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.2%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Social assistance (6.0%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Riverside, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Registered nurses (3.9%)

Average climate in Riverside, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2006 was 90.1. This is worse than average.

City:

90.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Riverside-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 143% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the Riverside town center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1977, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the town center killed 22 people and injured 130 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Riverside-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 69.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 62.5 miles away from Riverside center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from Riverside center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 183.3 miles away from Riverside center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 214.3 miles away from Riverside center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 120.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in St. Clair County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Riverside topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Riverside:

  • LAKESIDE HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)
  • CARE FIRST HOME HEALTH OF ST CLAIR COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)
  • DCI PELL CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; PELL CITY, AL)
  • BAPTIST CITIZENS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; TALLADEGA, AL)
  • CITIZENS BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; TALLADEGA, AL)
  • LANDMARK DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; TALLADEGA, AL)
  • DAVITA TALLADEGA (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; TALLADEGA, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Riverside:

  • Gadsden State Community College (about 29 miles; Gadsden, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 29 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • Jefferson State Community College (about 30 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 6,041)
  • Samford University (about 36 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham (about 36 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 14,853)
  • Virginia College-Birmingham (about 37 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 8,167)
  • Snead State Community College (about 41 miles; Boaz, AL; FT enrollment: 2,023)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Riverside Fire and Rescue (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Riverside include: Northside Church (A), Peace and Good Will Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Blue Eye Creek (A), West Branch Fishing Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Best Western Riverside Inn (11900 U South Highway 78).

St. Clair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Riverside that have no violations reported:

  • RIVERSIDE (TOWN OF) (Population served: 3,303, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

74.1%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.2%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Riverside:

Marital status in Riverside, AL
  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 56.0%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Riverside:

  • High school or higher: 88.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Riverside, AL (based on St. Clair County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,066121
Mainline Protestant2,85618
Black Protestant1,77812
Catholic1,0561
Other122
None43,825-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
St. Clair County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
St. Clair County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
St. Clair County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
Here:

5.64 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
St. Clair County:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
St. Clair County:

10.7%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

33.9%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.2%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.4%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Riverside:

47.8%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.3
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Riverside:

22.2%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Riverside:

8.4%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Riverside:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Riverside:

38.7%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Riverside:

56.7%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Riverside:

79.2%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Riverside, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,077$32,3087$7,881
Water Supply 2$5,588$33,5281$1,109
Financial Administration 1$6,128$73,5361$1,393
Police - Other 1$2,679$32,1480$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$596
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,530
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$1,938
Firefighters 0$0 4$6,650
Totals for Government 7$22,472$38,52321$21,097

Riverside government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $165,000 ($71.93)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($6.54)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $54,000 ($23.54)
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($4.80)
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $9,000 ($3.92)
    Other - Corrections: $3,000 ($1.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $164,000 ($71.49)

Riverside government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $12,000 ($5.23)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $198,000 ($86.31)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($2.62)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $360,000 ($156.93)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $209,000 ($91.11)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $184,000 ($80.21)
    Property: $136,000 ($59.29)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $39,000 ($17.00)
    Other License: $23,000 ($10.03)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $22,000 ($9.59)
    Motor Vehicle License: $7,000 ($3.05)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,000 ($0.44)

Riverside government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,000 ($52.31)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $71,000 ($30.95)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $49,000 ($21.36)

7.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,644 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.37%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Jefferson County, AL  3.18% ($50,962 average AGI)
from Talladega County, AL  0.58% ($35,126)
from Shelby County, AL  0.53% ($53,629)


6.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Jefferson County, AL  2.06% ($45,895 average AGI)
to Talladega County, AL  0.54% ($40,560)
to Shelby County, AL  0.47% ($54,736)

Businesses in Riverside, AL

  • Sprint Nextel: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Riverside:

  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFHK (1430 AM; 5 kW; PELL CITY, AL; Owner: STOCKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WAAX (570 AM; 5 kW; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVOK (1580 AM; 3 kW; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WHMA (1390 AM; 5 kW; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJBY (930 AM; 5 kW; RAINBOW CITY, AL; Owner: GADSDEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WZZX (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LINEVILLE, AL; Owner: ROBERT A. PERRY)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Riverside:

  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WRAX (107.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSSY-FM (97.5 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • WGIB (91.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: GLEN IRIS BAPTIST SCHOOL)
  • WBPT (106.9 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBHK (98.7 FM; WARRIOR, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZZK-FM (104.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBHM (90.3 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BD OF TRUSTEES/U OF AL AT BIRMINGHAM)
  • WODL (97.3 FM; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKXX (102.9 FM; ATTALLA, AL; Owner: BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • WYSF (94.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMJJ (96.5 FM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQEN (103.7 FM; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYDE-FM (101.1 FM; CULLMAN, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WQSB (105.1 FM; ALBERTVILLE, AL; Owner: SAND MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WENN (105.9 FM; TRUSSVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Riverside:

  • WJSU-TV (Channel 40; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INC.)
  • WPXH (Channel 44; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTJP (Channel 60; GADSDEN, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIAT (Channel 42; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCIQ (Channel 7; MOUNT CHEAHA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBIQ (Channel 10; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WBRC (Channel 6; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTTO (Channel 21; HOMEWOOD, AL; Owner: WTTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTM-TV (Channel 13; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM BROADCASTING (WVTM-TV), LLC)
  • WABM (Channel 68; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W63CK (Channel 63; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: BOWLIN BROADCAST NETWORK, INC.)
  • W50BO (Channel 50; ASHVILLE, AL; Owner: BOWLIN AND JOHNSON)
  • WOIL-LP (Channel 47; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: BOWLIN BROADCAST NETWORK, INC.)
  • Riverside, Alabama
  • Fatal accident count20
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents33
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:8
  • Fatalities21
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents53
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Alabama average
  • Fatal accident count13487
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents20195
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons4249
  • Fatalities15031
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents32903
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents992
See more detailed statistics of Riverside fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 505ft / 154mTotal length
  • $40,967,000Total costs
  • 160,018Total average daily traffic
  • 47,166Total average daily truck traffic
  • 145,254Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Riverside, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 61960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Riverside, AL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Riverside)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 625 Riddle Road (Lat: 33.625000 Lon: -86.216667), Type: Tank, Structure height: 13.4 m, Overall height: 17.1 m, Call Sign: WNGH226,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.100 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 04/08/2021, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 575 U1 Koa Road (Lat: 33.600028 Lon: -86.231250), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5.5 m, Call Sign: WQGV420,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.547 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2017, Expiration Date: 04/25/2027, Certifier: Curtis Gamble, Registrant: Alabama Gas Corporation, #14 13th Street North, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 326-8351, Fax: (205) 326-8335, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • AG RIVERSIDE, 425 Mckesie Rd. (Lat: 33.608000 Lon: -86.214472), Type: Mast, Structure height: 44.2 m, Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WQPF577,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz... (+13 more), Grant Date: 05/02/2012, Expiration Date: 05/02/2022, Certifier: Chris Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Riverside)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7DC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 85604 , Serial Number: 7AC-4347, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/12/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 08/31/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Michael R Rigg, 647 Haven Cir, Riverside, AL 35135

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$120,3535$92,22421$129,7296$31,9224$52,5158$38,359
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$03$165,9800$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$96,5753$56,74312$136,5092$10,0751$19,9205$40,808
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$87,7751$156,10011$139,0020$00$01$44,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$108,3900$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0402.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$78,0501$127,380
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0402.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Riverside, AL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Riverside, AL - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 10. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 28 took place in 2013, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Riverside, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (53.3%), and Structure Fires (21.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Riverside, AL
    • 8853.3%Outside Fires
    • 3521.2%Structure Fires
    • 3420.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 84.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Riverside, AL
Most common first names in Riverside, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1169.8 years
John776.4 years
William673.0 years
Mary570.4 years
Robert566.2 years
Willie481.7 years
Raymond465.8 years
Gary352.0 years
David380.0 years
Elizabeth383.3 years
Most common last names in Riverside, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith875.6 years
Collins466.0 years
Brewster477.8 years
Edwards463.5 years
Henderson378.3 years
Hayes368.7 years
Scott373.7 years
Watson375.4 years
Clements264.0 years
Cook276.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Riverside, AL
  • 81.3%Electricity
  • 12.6%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Riverside, AL
  • 84.6%Electricity
  • 6.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.6%Utility gas
  • 3.1%No fuel used


Riverside compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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