City Overview

Date Incorporated

October 11, 1883

Official Population of Riverside

314,034

2012 City Rank by Population in CA

12th

2011 City Rank by Population in US

59th

City Area

81.5 sq mi

Median Age

30.5

Number of Departments in the City

18

Total FTE's in FY 2013 (Funded 2,355)

2,687

  • Dashboards

    Monthly updates on key activities, marketing campaigns and economic indicators for the City of Riverside.

  • Monthly Report

    May 2014

  • Monthly Report Archive

    2013 - 2014 Reports

Reports & Studies

  • 2013 - 2014 Economic Development Action Plan

    Office of Economic Development

  • Labor Market Study

    2010 City of Riverside Labor Market Survey

  • Beacon Economics Reports

    City of Riverside Regional Intelligence Report

  • Foreign Trade & International Investment Strategy

    The Foreign Trade & Investment Strategy focuses on key partnerships and existing assets that allow Riverside to compete and succeed in an increasingly global economy.

  • Major Employers

    100+ Employees

  • 2014 Retail Map