Riverton, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 2,758 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.0%
 
Males: 1,301  (47.2%)
Females: 1,457  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  45.9 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 08077.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $92,213 (it was $58,977 in 2000)
Riverton:

$92,213
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $43,617 (it was $30,223 in 2000)

Riverton borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $282,749 (it was $156,600 in 2000)
Riverton:

$282,749
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $294,276; Detached houses: $313,855; Townhouses or other attached units: $194,695; In 2-unit structures: $178,899

Median gross rent in 2013: $987.

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  • Races in Riverton, NJ (2010)

    Riverton races chart
    • 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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Riverton: 102.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (20.7%), German (18.6%), English (10.4%), Italian (8.8%), Polish (5.6%), United States (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 17 feet

Land area: 0.66 square miles.

Population density: 4,204 people per square mile   (average).

Riverton,NJ real estate house value index trend

Riverton, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Riverton:

  • High school or higher: 96.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Riverton borough:

  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

108 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.6% Oceania).

This borough:

3.9%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $7,307 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,879 (2.4%)

Riverton satellite photo by USGS

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

Riverton household income distribution Riverton home values distribution

Crime rates in Riverton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.035.70.0
Rapes 00310002210N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.0108.136.20.00.00.076.576.035.90.0N/AN/A
Robberies 2102000120010
per 100,000 71.036.10.072.50.00.00.038.376.00.00.035.70.0
Assaults 4325020010220
per 100,000 142.0108.372.1181.20.074.00.00.038.00.071.571.50.0
Burglaries 6189661219154128217
per 100,000 213.0649.8324.3217.4218.9444.0722.7574.1151.9430.4285.9750.5252.6
Thefts 50414342314258534451463319
per 100,000 1,774.91,480.11,549.51,521.71,131.01,553.82,206.22,028.31,671.11,829.31,644.01,179.4685.7
Auto thefts 1111020102120
per 100,000 35.536.136.036.20.074.00.038.30.071.735.771.50.0
Arson 1010204001000
per 100,000 35.50.036.00.073.00.0152.10.00.035.90.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 143.1144.7194.8171.562.6117.7143.5203.7174.3142.3106.4208.746.6

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Crime rate in Riverton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
New Jersey average:

3.43
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-0.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Riverton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Riverton, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 the city 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 Riverton 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 Riverton 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 the city 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 (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Birthplace of: Hal Wagner - Baseball player.

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

Burlington 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 2013 was 115. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

115
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.251. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.251
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 14.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.32
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 30.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0366. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0366
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 1.0%
(0.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 90.0% for other race residents)
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

Riverton, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
New Jersey average:

12.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Riverton borough (based on Burlington County data)

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
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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.
State:

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

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Burlington County:

26.0%
New Jersey:

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

14.7%
State:

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
Financial Administration 1$4,525$54,3003$3,020
Other Government Administration 1$5,981$71,7723$955
Police Protection - Officers 5$31,298$75,1153$1,558
Police - Other 0$0 6$3,814
Fire - Other 0$0 1$394
Streets and Highways 4$15,956$47,8680$0
Sewerage 1$5,261$63,1320$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0$0 4$2,251
Totals for Government 12$63,021$63,02120$11,992

5.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,114 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.05%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($923 average AGI)
Burlington County:

0.12%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Camden County, NJ  1.07% ($50,305 average AGI)
from Mercer County, NJ  0.44% ($57,591)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.31% ($57,102)


5.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($850 average AGI)
Burlington County:

0.11%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Camden County, NJ  0.98% ($47,127 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.37% ($48,056)
to Mercer County, NJ  0.34% ($49,580)

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 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Riverton fatal accident list:

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, Drunken 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, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $1,018,000Total costs
  • 7,614Total average daily traffic
  • 304Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,158Total future (year 2032) 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: 4256435000, Fcc@wacorp.Net, 111 108TH AVE NE, SUITE 160
  • Property Management, Third Street (Lat: 40.014444 Lon: -75.010833), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: 4256435000, Fcc@wacorp.Net, 111 108TH AVE NE, SUITE 160
  • Kristin A Steiner, Third Street (Lat: 40.014444 Lon: -75.010833), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200
  • Edward G Roach, Third Street (Lat: 40.014444 Lon: -75.010833), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200

FCC Registered Commercial 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 MHzGrant Date: 05/01/2000, Expiration Date: 05/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2004, Certifier: William BuxbaumRegistrant: 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 Private 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 MHzGrant Date: 12/10/2004, Expiration Date: 12/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2015, Certifier: Scott ReedRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2013, Expiration Date: 01/25/2023, Certifier: Mary Ellen EckRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 08/25/2009, Expiration Date: 08/25/2019, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2016, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 04/08/2010, Expiration Date: 04/08/2020, Certifier: Alan MacdonaldRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 06/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2004, Certifier: William BuxbaumRegistrant: 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
    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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Wood (2%)

Businesses in Riverton, NJ

  • CVS: 1
  • UPS: 1

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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above 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+)"
There are 9 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2016.