Riverdale is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 8,666 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Riverdale is the 60th largest community in Utah.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Riverdale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Riverdale is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Riverdale who work in office and administrative support (17.32%), sales jobs (12.23%), and teaching (8.95%).
The population of Riverdale overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Riverdale, 21.80% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Riverdale in 2010 was $22,576, which is middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,304 for a family of four. However, Riverdale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Riverdale is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Riverdale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Riverdale residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Riverdale also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.56% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Riverdale include German, Irish, Danish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Riverdale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.