Riverside, Oregon

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Population in 2010: 199. Population change since 2000: +5.3%
Males: 84  (42.3%)
Females: 115  (57.7%)
Median resident age:  50.6 years
Oregon median age:  39.1 years

Zip code: 97801

Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,780 (it was $40,313 in 2000)
Riverside:

$68,780
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,142 (it was $16,954 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $149,402 (it was $107,500 in 2000)
Riverside:

$149,402
OR:

$229,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $172,567; Detached houses: $195,733; Townhouses or other attached units: $257,223; In 2-unit structures: $121,996; Mobile homes: $79,890

Median gross rent in 2013: $494.

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    • 15075.4%White alone
    • 2713.6%American Indian alone
    • 126.0%Two or more races
    • 73.5%Hispanic
    • 31.5%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Riverside: 88.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (13.5%), English (12.5%), Swedish (10.0%), Italian (7.0%), Welsh (6.0%), United States (5.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 0.60 square miles.

Population density: 334 people per square mile   (very low).

Riverside, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Riverside:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Riverside CDP:

  • Never married: 16.3%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 27.7%

9 residents are foreign born (5.8% Europe, 1.9% Asia).

This place:

5.8%
Oregon:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,695 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,273 (1.1%)

Riverside satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (41.7 miles , pop. 54,693).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (188.9 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (801.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Gopher Flats, OR (0.9 miles ), Pendleton, OR (1.7 miles ), Mission, OR (1.8 miles ), Tutuilla, OR (2.0 miles ), Kirkpatrick, OR (2.1 miles) , Cayuse, OR (2.8 miles) , Reservation, OR (2.9 miles ), Adams, OR (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 45.68 N, Longitude: 118.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 541

Riverside household income distribution Riverside home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.6%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (28%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (25%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Community and social service occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Average climate in Riverside, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Riverside-area historical earthquake activity is below Oregon state average. It is 157% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 266.0 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 209.6 miles away from Riverside center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 363.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 207.7 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 401.8 miles away from Riverside center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 205.3 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Malheur County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Riverside topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Riverside:

  • ST ANTHONY HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; PENDLETON, OR)
  • ST ANTHONY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 2 miles away; PENDLETON, OR)
  • ST ANTHONY HOSP HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PENDLETON, OR)
  • PENDLETON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PENDLETON, OR)
  • EASTERN OREGON TRAINING CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PENDLETON, OR)
  • EASTERN OREGON PSYCHIATRIC CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PENDLETON, OR)
  • AMBER VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PENDLETON, OR)

Amtrak station near Riverside:

  • 3 miles: PENDLETON (320 SW COURT AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Riverside:

  • Walla Walla Community College (about 36 miles; Walla Walla, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,263)
  • Eastern Oregon University (about 40 miles; La Grande, OR; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Columbia Basin College (about 44 miles; Pasco, WA; FT enrollment: 5,111)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 97 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • Washington State University (about 106 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 107 miles; Yakima, WA; FT enrollment: 3,632)
  • University of Idaho (about 110 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 35.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

35.8
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.86. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.86
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 1.9%
(2.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.4%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.7%
Whole state:  8.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Riverside compared to Oregon state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Oregon average:

11.4

Riverside travel time to work - commute Riverside mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Riverside CDP (based on Malheur County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,0607
Other5,61118
Evangelical Protestant3,20828
Mainline Protestant1,30413
None13,130-
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: 5
Malheur County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Malheur County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Malheur County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

9.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.0%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Malheur County:

29.7%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

20.6%
State:

14.2%

5.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,062 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
Oregon average:

7.22%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Payette County, ID  1.09% ($20,632 average AGI)
from Ada County, ID  0.69% ($30,300)
from Canyon County, ID  0.67% ($20,310)


7.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,144 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.33%
Oregon average:

6.82%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Payette County, ID  1.44% ($31,039 average AGI)
to Canyon County, ID  1.02% ($28,889)
to Ada County, ID  0.61% ($21,907)

Strongest AM radio stations in Riverside:

  • KUMA (1290 AM; 5 kW; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIX (1240 AM; 1 kW; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: KSRV, INC.)
  • KFLD (870 AM; 10 kW; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KONA (610 AM; 5 kW; KENNEWICK-RICHLAND-P, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KUJ (1420 AM; 5 kW; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: ALEXANDRA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KOHU (1360 AM; 4 kW; HERMISTON, OR; Owner: WESTEND RADIO, LLC)
  • KALE (960 AM; 5 kW; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLWJ (1090 AM; daytime; 3 kW; UMATILLA, OR; Owner: UMATILLA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Riverside:

  • K201DH (88.1 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KUMA-FM (107.7 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)
  • KOLW (97.9 FM; MILTON-FREEWATER, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUJ-FM (99.1 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: ALEXANDRA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KRBM (90.9 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KRKL (93.3 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KUBQ (98.7 FM; LA GRANDE, OR; Owner: GRANDE RADIO, INC.)
  • KWHT (103.5 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: KSRV, INC.)
  • KHSS (100.7 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: TWO HEARTS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KONA-FM (105.3 FM; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KNLT (95.7 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K232CB (94.3 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZZM (101.9 FM; WESTON, OR; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWWS (89.7 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLRF (88.5 FM; MILTON-FREEWATER, OR; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • KGTS (91.3 FM; COLLEGE PLACE, WA; Owner: WALLA WALLA COLLEGE)
  • KEYW (98.3 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K261CG (100.1 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: NORTHWEST CHICANO RADIO NETWORK)
  • KFAE-FM (89.1 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KORD-FM (102.7 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
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