For population 25 years and over in Riverside:
For population 15 years and over in Riverside village:
12 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.3% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,633 (2.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Union, NY (54.3 miles , pop. 56,298).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (74.9 miles , pop. 219,773).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (180.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Painted Post, NY (0.9 miles ), Corning, NY (1.1 miles ), Gang Mills, NY (1.5 miles ), Erwin, NY (1.5 miles ), Corning, NY (1.6 miles ), South Corning, NY (1.8 miles ), Hornby, NY (2.4 miles ), Campbell, NY (2.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.16 N, Longitude: 77.08 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 607
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-4.0%).
Work and jobs in Riverside: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Riverside, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Riverside-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/30/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the Riverside village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 22.3 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Riverside-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New York state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1994 at 10:43:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 59.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2001 at 20:15:15, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG) earthquake occurred 20.8 miles away from Riverside center
On 8/15/1991 at 07:16:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 99.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Steuben County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Riverside:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Riverside:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.157. This is significantly better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 20.0. This is significantly worse than average. There were 3 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.5. This is significantly worse than average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 13.9%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Riverside compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Riverside (based on Steuben County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.70%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Riverside government finances in 2002:
4.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,457 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($644 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,747 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($278 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Riverside:
Strongest FM radio stations in Riverside:
TV broadcast stations around Riverside:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 18See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Riverside, NY
Total length: 89 meters (292ft)
Total costs: $87,027,000
Total average daily traffic: 202,767
Total average daily truck traffic: 32,145