Also See: Riverton, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Village of Riverton had a population of 3,738 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Riverton is located at latitude 39.8442 and longitude -89.5395 in Sangamon County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Riverton encompass a land area of 2.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Sangamon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 571 feet.
The Village of Riverton (GNIS ID: 2399091) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve 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 Riverton: Howlett, Jamestown, Judys Ferry.
|Total Population||3,738 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,738 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||3,061 (81.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$58,531|
|Average Household Income||$69,814|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,898|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,538 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,000 (65.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||498 (32.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||40 ( 2.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$118,026|
|Average Home Value||$127,425|
|Housing Affordability Index3||280|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.42%|
|Per Capita Income||1.17%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.26%|
The table below compares Riverton to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 391||72nd|
|Population Density||# 401||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 640||53rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 966||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 803||41st|
|Diversity Index||# 882||34th|
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