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The Borough of Riverdale had a population of 4,216 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Riverdale is located at latitude 40.994 and longitude -74.3035 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Riverdale encompass a land area of 2.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 220 feet.
The Borough of Riverdale has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Riverdale: Pompton.
|Total Population||4,216 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,216 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||3,258 (77.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$107,277|
|Average Household Income||$124,328|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$54,143|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,953 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,366 (69.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||470 (24.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||117 ( 6.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$368,245|
|Average Home Value||$408,748|
|Housing Affordability Index3||152|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.29%|
|Per Capita Income||2.22%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.3%|
The table below compares Riverdale to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 293||46th|
|Population Density||# 322||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 161||71st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 433||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 173||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 327||40th|
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