Riverdale, Iowa

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Riverdale, Iowa

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High Points

Riverdale strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Iowa):

Category Trophy
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Riverdale Public Transportation Use
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Riverdale College Educated Adults
Racial Diversity
(vs. State)
Top 19% Riverdale Racial Diversity

Comparative Profile of Riverdale, Iowa

Comparing Riverdale to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Iowa (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 10
Well-Paid Single Men 8 8
Age of the Population 8 7
Senior Citizens 7 5
Racial Diversity 6 9
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 4
Average Household Size 5 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 9 9
People in Middle Class or Better 7 4
Median Family Income 6 4
People Above Poverty 3 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 10
Short Commute Times 8 5
Working at Home 4 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 7 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 7
Housing Recently Built 5 8
Affordability of Rents 5 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 6

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Riverdale Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 6 miles E of Davenport, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 146 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Scott
Metro Area Davenport - Moline - Rock Island
Standard Zip Codes 52722
Phone Area Codes 563
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.544
Longitude -90.458

Riverdale Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station LE CLAIRE L & D 14
Distance 3.4 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 41 to 60 F
Jul Temp 67 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.1 inches
Distance 6.2 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 38 inches
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 40 to 61 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 63 F
Annual Precip 37.4 inches
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Riverdale Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 656 100%
Male 334 50.9%
Female 322 49.1%
Under 18 171 26.1%
18+ 485 73.9%
65+ 121 18.4%
Median Age 40.5
Average Family Size 2.88
White 642 97.9%
African-American 4 0.6%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 3 0.5%
Mixed Race 6 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 2.3%

Estimated Riverdale Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 610
Growth -46
Growth % -7%

Riverdale Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 37.6%
US/American 18.5%
Irish 9.8%
English 9.1%
Italian 3.5%
French (except Basque) 2.8%
Northern European 2.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.2%
Scotch-Irish 2.2%
Welsh 1.7%
Swedish 1.5%
Norwegian 1.3%
Polish 1.3%
Danish 1.3%
Scottish 1.1%
Dutch 0.9%
Czech 0.7%
Czechoslovakian 0.7%
Greek 0.7%
Croatian 0.4%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Riverdale, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Panarama Park (52722)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Riverdale 656 $41,875
Bettendorf 31,275 $66,620
Davenport 98,359 $45,944
Eldridge 4,159 $62,401
Le Claire 2,847 $51,546
Long Grove 597 $68,125
Princeton 946 $53,182
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Riverdale High Schools (2004)

Serves 1,070 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.3

Riverdale Colleges

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