Riverton, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 2,706 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 1,202  (44.4%)
Females: 1,504  (55.6%)
Median resident age:

44.0 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 08077.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $88,225 (it was $58,977 in 2000)
Riverton:

$88,225
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $46,903 (it was $30,223 in 2000)

Riverton borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $285,620 (it was $156,600 in 2000)
Riverton:

$285,620
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $316,918; detached houses: $341,347; townhouses or other attached units: $186,824; in 2-unit structures: $348,084

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,140.

March 2019 cost of living index in Riverton: 101.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.9%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.1% for Black residents, 28.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 76.2% for other race residents, 80.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Riverton, NJ (2010)
    • 2,56292.2%White alone
    • 903.2%Black alone
    • 562.0%Hispanic
    • 471.7%Two or more races
    • 210.8%Asian alone
    • 20.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Riverton, New Jersey as of January 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Riverton is 2,730 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Riverton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(36.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(76.5)
2
(76.0)
1
(35.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(72.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.3)
2
(76.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(181.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(74.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(71.5)
2
(71.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.3)
1
(36.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(74.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(217.4)
6
(218.9)
12
(444.0)
19
(722.7)
15
(574.1)
4
(151.9)
12
(430.4)
8
(285.9)
21
(750.5)
7
(252.6)
5
(181.6)
5
(182.4)
3
(110.9)
4
(148.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
42
(1,522)
31
(1,131)
42
(1,554)
58
(2,206)
53
(2,028)
44
(1,671)
51
(1,829)
46
(1,644)
33
(1,179)
19
(685.7)
27
(980.7)
47
(1,715)
34
(1,257)
30
(1,112)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(36.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(74.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(71.7)
1
(35.7)
2
(71.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.3)
1
(36.5)
2
(74.0)
1
(37.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(73.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(152.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)165.960.6113.9138.8197.1168.6137.7102.9201.945.173.091.664.072.6

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City-data.com crime index in Riverton, NJ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: Irish (20.5%), German (14.9%), Italian (12.8%), English (9.3%), American (7.3%), Polish (5.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 17 feet

Land area: 0.66 square miles.

Population density: 4,124 people per square mile   (average).

Riverton, New Jersey map

64 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.4% Asia, 0.4% Latin America).

This borough:

2.3%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $8,066 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $7,301 (3.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Camden, NJ (7.1 miles , pop. 79,904).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (7.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Palmyra borough, NJ (0.9 miles ),
Pennsauken, NJ (2.1 miles ),
Moorestown-Lenola, NJ (2.1 miles ),
Merchantville borough, NJ (2.1 miles ),
Cherry Hill Mall, NJ (2.2 miles ),
Franklin Park, NJ (2.4 miles ),
Cornwells Heights, PA (2.4 miles ),
Golden Triangle, NJ (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 40.01 N, Longitude: 75.01 W

Area code: 856

Distribution of median household income in Riverton, NJ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Riverton, NJ in 2017
Riverton satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Historical population in Riverton, NJ
Historical housing units in Riverton, NJ
Most common industries in Riverton, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.6%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (15.2%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Chemicals (3.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.7%)
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.3%)
  • Public administration (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Riverton, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Computer specialists (7.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.3%)
  • Engineers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Art and design workers (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.5%)

Average climate in Riverton, New Jersey

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Riverton, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 98.3. This is worse than average.

City:

98.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.360. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.360
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.822. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.822
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.37. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.37
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00372. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00372
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Riverton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Riverton borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 30.9 miles away from the borough center killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Riverton-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.5 miles away from Riverton center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 274.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 300.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 41.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 316.7 miles away from Riverton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Burlington County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Fire: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Riverton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Riverton:

  • BAPTIST HOME OF SOUTH JERSEY (303 BANK AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Riverton:

  • CINNAMINSON CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CINNAMINSON, NJ)
  • PHILADELPHIA NSG HOME - NE UNIT (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • DR GERTRUDE A BARBER CENTER DISSTON (Hospital, about 2 miles away; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • DR GERTRUDE A BARBER CENTER DECATUR (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL/BLAKISTON (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • PINEWOOD ACRES NURSING CONV CNTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MAPLE SHADE, NJ)
  • STERLING MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MAPLE SHADE, NJ)

Amtrak stations near Riverton:

  • 8 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: PHILADELPHIA (30TH & MARKET STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: ARDMORE (STATION RD. & LANCASTER AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Riverton:

  • Holy Family University (about 4 miles; Philadelphia, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,305)
  • Rutgers University-Camden (about 8 miles; Camden, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,949)
  • La Salle University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 5,318)
  • Temple University (about 9 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 30,016)
  • Community College of Philadelphia (about 9 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 15,116)
  • Thomas Jefferson University (about 9 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington (about 10 miles; Abington, PA; FT enrollment: 3,155)

Private high school in Riverton:

  • ORCHARD FRIENDS SCHOOL (Students: 16, Location: 405 LINDEN AVE, Grades: 2-10)

Public elementary/middle school in Riverton:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Riverton: Riverton Country Club (A), Riverton Volunteer Fire Company (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Hal Wagner - Baseball player.

Burlington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This borough:

2.5 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

71.4%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.6%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
117 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Riverton (2011 data):

  • Beneficial Mutual Savings Bank: Riverton Branch at 712 Broad Street, branch established on 2009/07/03. Info updated 2011/07/08: Bank assets: $4,590.2 mil, Deposits: $3,659.5 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 60 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Cinnaminson Branch at 1620 Riverton Road, branch established on 1906/12/26. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Riverton:

Marital status in Riverton, NJ
  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 56.5%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

For population 25 years and over in Riverton:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
New Jersey average:

12.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Riverton
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Riverton, NJ (based on Burlington County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic111,33422
Mainline Protestant29,271118
Evangelical Protestant23,751112
Other13,99532
Black Protestant7,30332
Orthodox6202
None262,460-
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: 84
Burlington County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Burlington County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 75
Here:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Burlington County:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 227
Burlington County:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.9%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.0%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.7%
New Jersey:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.2%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Riverton:

47.0%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.0
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.4%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.3%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Riverton:

6.8
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Riverton:

36.1%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

56.2%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Riverton:

77.1%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Riverton, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$31,298$75,1153$1,558
Streets and Highways 4$15,956$47,8680$0
Sewerage 1$5,261$63,1320$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,981$71,7723$955
Financial Administration 1$4,525$54,3003$3,020
Fire - Other 0$0 1$394
Police - Other 0$0 6$3,814
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 4$2,251
Totals for Government 12$63,021$63,02120$11,992

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

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $255,000 ($94.24)
    Regular Highways: $195,000 ($72.06)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($1.11)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $776,000 ($286.77)
    Police Protection: $508,000 ($187.73)
    Regular Highways: $264,000 ($97.56)
    Sewerage: $174,000 ($64.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $169,000 ($62.45)
    Financial Administration: $127,000 ($46.93)
    Central Staff Services: $104,000 ($38.43)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $79,000 ($29.19)
    Local Fire Protection: $60,000 ($22.17)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $26,000 ($9.61)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($7.39)
    Health - Other: $10,000 ($3.70)
    Libraries: $9,000 ($3.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($2.22)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($9.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $31,000 ($11.46)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($2.96)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.74)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $967,000 ($357.35)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $479,000 ($177.01)
    Other: $2,000 ($0.74)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $46,000 ($17.00)
    Rents: $36,000 ($13.30)
    General Revenue - Other: $17,000 ($6.28)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($3.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $266,000 ($98.30)
    General Local Government Support: $231,000 ($85.37)
    Highways: $175,000 ($64.67)
  • Tax - Property: $1,971,000 ($728.38)
    Other License: $40,000 ($14.78)
    Public Utilities Sales: $9,000 ($3.33)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $528,000 ($195.12)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $439,000 ($162.23)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $99,000 ($36.59)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $836,000 ($308.94)
    End of Fiscal Year: $803,000 ($296.75)

Riverton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000 ($17.37)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,759,000 ($650.04)

5.76% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($63,056 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,030 average AGI)
Burlington County:

0.11%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Camden County, NJ  1.26% ($66,122 average AGI)
from Mercer County, NJ  0.61% ($64,121)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.33% ($70,957)


6.04% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($71,835 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($717 average AGI)
Burlington County:

0.09%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Camden County, NJ  1.22% ($54,482 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.35% ($104,201)
to Mercer County, NJ  0.33% ($57,574)

Businesses in Riverton, NJ

  • CVS: 1
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Riverton:

  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WDAS (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WIFI (1460 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, NJ; Owner: REAL LIFE BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in Riverton:

  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • W300AD (107.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Riverton:

  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
Riverton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Riverton fatal accident list:

May 5, 2016 09:33 PM, Cr-603(Main St), Cr-543(Broad St), Lat: 40.009644, Lon: -75.011911, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 12, 1992 06:25 PM, 2nd St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 1, 1990 02:52 PM, 603, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 29, 1984 00:24 AM, Cr543, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 2
Jul 16, 1982 00:02 AM, Cr543, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 11, 1980 07:19 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 1.8mTotal length
  • $1,711,000Total costs
  • 77,328Total average daily traffic
  • 3,092Total average daily truck traffic
  • 94,354Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Property Management, Third Street (Lat: 40.014444 Lon: -75.010833), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: Wireless Applications Corporation, Fcc@wacorp.Net, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 643-5000
  • Property Management, Third Street (Lat: 40.014444 Lon: -75.010833), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: Wireless Applications Corporation, Fcc@wacorp.Net, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 643-5000
  • Kristin A Steiner, Third Street (Lat: 40.014444 Lon: -75.010833), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: Pm@mobilitie.Com, , Newpo-rt Beach, Phone: (949) 515-1500
  • Edward G Roach, Third Street (Lat: 40.014444 Lon: -75.010833), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: Mobilitie Investments Ii, LLC, Pm@mobilitie.Com, , Newpo-rt Beach, Phone: (949) 515-1500

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Union Landing Rd (Lat: 40.013722 Lon: -74.984333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 38 m, Call Sign: WPDJ439,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.437 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2000, Expiration Date: 05/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2004, Certifier: William Buxbaum, Registrant: Network Services, LLC Debtor-In-Possession, 525 South Douglas Street, El Segundo, CA 90245, Phone: (310) 615-6523, Fax: (310) 615-6581, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 40.008444 Lon: -75.028778, Call Sign: WQBT621,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.535 MHz, 151.520 MHz, 151.535 MHz, 151.520 MHz, Grant Date: 12/10/2004, Expiration Date: 12/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2015, Certifier: Scott Reed, Registrant: Federal Licensing, Inc., 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 40.011333 Lon: -75.012417, Call Sign: WQQM447,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.237 MHz, 451.237 MHz, 451.287 MHz, 451.537 MHz, 456.287 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2013, Expiration Date: 01/25/2023, Certifier: Mary Ellen Eck, Registrant: Continental Wireless, Inc., 10455 Vista Park Road, Dallas, TX 75238-1645, Phone: (972) 926-7443, Fax: (972) 926-0624, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • PA-PHL0580D, New Albany Rd (Lat: 39.997639 Lon: -74.968333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 37.5 m, Call Sign: WQKR723,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/2009, Expiration Date: 08/25/2019, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2016, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • JNB, Third Street (Lat: 40.014444 Lon: -75.010833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQLR712,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22530.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/2010, Expiration Date: 04/08/2020, Certifier: Alan Macdonald, Registrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 816-6907, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Union Landing Road (Lat: 40.013722 Lon: -74.984333), Overall height: 38 m, Call Sign: KNKG822,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.487 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 06/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2004, Certifier: William Buxbaum, Registrant: Network Services, LLC Debtor-In-Possession, 525 South Douglas Street, El Segundo, CA 90245, Phone: (310) 615-6523, Fax: (310) 615-6581, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Riverton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7095G , Serial Number: 17258795, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 12/11/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 03/26/2015
    Registrant (Individual): John Bockett Hunter, 7 Linden Ave, Riverton, NJ 08077

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$236,28610$272,20099$225,5157$90,1432$148,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$167,0001$226,0007$186,8570$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$241,0000$021$242,3338$115,7502$388,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$015$200,2003$135,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$65,0006$233,6670$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7002.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$04$320,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$226,0001$215,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$242,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7002.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Riverton, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Riverton, NJ - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 11. The highest number of reported fires - 33 took place in 2011, and the least - 1 in 2007. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Riverton, NJ When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (65.7%), and Outside Fires (18.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Riverton, NJ
    • 11565.7%Structure Fires
    • 3318.9%Outside Fires
    • 1910.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 84.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Riverton, NJ
Most common first names in Riverton, NJ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John19874.4 years
Mary16981.9 years
William14574.1 years
Helen12281.0 years
Joseph11776.0 years
Anna11283.3 years
Margaret9580.8 years
George9375.6 years
Edward9175.7 years
Robert8671.2 years
Most common last names in Riverton, NJ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4877.1 years
Johnson2781.4 years
Jones2577.8 years
Brown2478.5 years
Miller2378.9 years
Adams2175.4 years
Williams1979.2 years
Wilson1976.4 years
Martin1778.1 years
Taylor1577.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Riverton, NJ
  • 79.2%Utility gas
  • 17.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Riverton, NJ
  • 52.1%Utility gas
  • 32.1%Electricity
  • 9.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%No fuel used
  • 1.9%Wood


Riverton compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Riverton on our top lists:

  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Australia (population 500+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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