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Riverwood, Kentucky - Basic Facts

Riverwood is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Riverwood.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Jefferson County at latitude 38.2831 and longitude -85.6616. Jefferson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 551 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Riverwood (see map) encompass a land area of 0.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Riverwood, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Riverwood to the other 524 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 353 33rd
Population Density1 # 103 81st
Diversity Index2 # 403 24th
Median Household Income # 7 99th
Per Capita Income # 4 99th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Riverwood, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 460
Population in Households 460
Population in Familes 407
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,211
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 180
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 139
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 182 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 175 (96.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 5 ( 2.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2 ( 1.1%)
Median Home Value $501,953
Average Home Value $565,714
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $129,176
Average Household Income $173,944
Per Capita Income $68,803
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.73% 0.81%
Households 0.8% 0.98%
Families -0.67% 0.85%
Median Household Income   3.12%
Per Capita Income   4.48%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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