Riverbank, CA

Riverbank profile

Living in Riverbank

Riverbank is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 24,881 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Riverbank is the 294th largest community in California.

When you are in Riverbank, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.53% of Riverbank’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Riverbank is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Riverbank who work in office and administrative support (11.53%), management occupations (7.80%), and sales jobs (7.12%).

The percentage of adults in Riverbank with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.94% of adults in Riverbank have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Riverbank in 2018 was $25,776, which is lower middle income relative to California, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $103,104 for a family of four. However, Riverbank contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Riverbank is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Riverbank home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Riverbank, accounting for 56.92% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Riverbank residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Riverbank include German, Irish, English, Portuguese, and Italian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Riverbank's cultural character, accounting for 25.15% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Riverbank is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Tagalog.