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Overview

Introduction to Riverside, Ohio

Riverside, Ohio is 3 miles E of Dayton, Ohio and 45 miles NE of Cincinnati, Ohio. It is in Montgomery county. The city is part of the Dayton - Springfield metro area.

Riverside History

In 1994, Riverside was merged with the Mad River Township, which surrounded the area. It was incorporated as a city in January of 1995. Due to the merger, Riverside became an area which provided a unique country-village combination.

Riverside and nearby Attractions

  • Walnut Grove Country Club
  • Shellabarger Park
  • Eastwood Metropark
  • U.S. Air Force Museum
  • Boonshoft Museum of Discovery
  • Dayton Art Institute

Things To Do In Riverside

Riverside has amenities for a wide range of activities. There are about 24 parks spread over an area of 11,787 acres. They have beautifully landscaped gardens, and some also have lakes designed for a wide range of activities. In addition, the parks have several bike trails which afford breathtaking natural views. Riverside also offers excellent shopping and dining opportunities.

Riverside Transportation

The James M. Cox Dayton International Airport is nearby.

Riverside Higher Education

The University of Dayton and Sinclair Community College lie within a 5 mile radius.

People

Total Population 25,075
Male Share of the Population 51.1%
Female Share of the Population 48.9%
Senior Citizens 13.9%
Employed Population 16+ 11,089
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 46.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.2%
Median Earnings25+ $31,126
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,463
Median Earnings With High School Degree $27,845

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,319
% Above Poverty Level 85.6%
% Below Poverty Level 14.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.4%
% Using Public Transportation 0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 31%
Median Gross Rent $768
Median House Value $87,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.1%
US/American 0%
English 6.8%
Irish 15.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Riverside Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 3 miles E of Dayton, Ohio (center to center)
Nearest Large City 45 miles NE of Cincinnati, Ohio
County Montgomery
Metro Area Dayton - Springfield
Standard Zip Codes 45431
Phone Area Codes 937
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.76
Longitude -84.12

Riverside Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station DAYTON MCD
Distance 3.4 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 35 F
Apr Temp 42 to 63 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 39.4 inches
Station FRANKLIN
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 67 F
Annual Precip 39.5 inches
Station SIDNEY 1 S
Distance 35.1 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 33 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Beaver Creek (45431)

Wpafb (45431)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Beavercreek 45,999 $98,387
Dayton 141,368 $35,141
Huber Heights 38,897 $60,936
Kettering 55,944 $64,417

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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