Riverview is a small city in Florida with a population of approximately 88,000. It's a nice place to raise a family, as children aged 5-14 make up a higher percentage of the population here (23%) than nationally (19%), while retirees are less well-represented. Overall, the city's population, with an average age of just under 35, skews decidedly younger than most cities in Florida. Only 29% of residents rent in Riverview, as home ownership is common in the city. Relatively high rent costs may be a factor, as the average rent of $1,336/month is substantially higher than the state average of $1,153.
With an average commute time of about 34 minutes, slower than most cities in the state, Riverview residents have found that traveling to work takes some patience. Many residents (44%) drive themselves to work, while public transit is not widely used. Few residents walk to work.
There are two primary industries in Riverview: retail and healthcare. Combined, these industries account for 14% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, as 10% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. Riverview workers earn an average annual income of just over $79K, more than the Florida average. The city's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (5%), Riverview has a large number of residents older than 25 who have earned an Associate's degree (9%). In addition, 19% have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.