Latest Data (2015)
Population 322,424
Nationwide Rank 59

Quick Facts

Riverside, California is the 59th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Riverside, California is a city.

Riverside, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Riverside had its largest population ever.

Riverside, California is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 77% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Riverside, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
53 Tampa, Florida 21.3%
54 Aurora, Colorado 29.3%
55 Honolulu, Hawaii -4.9%
56 Anaheim, California 6.5%
57 Santa Ana, California -0.9%
58 Corpus Christi, Texas 16.8%
59 Riverside, California 24.7%
60 St. Louis, Missouri -8.9%
61 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 20.4%
62 Stockton, California 24.9%
63 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania -8.7%
64 St. Paul, Minnesota 4.9%
65 Anchorage, Alaska 14.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 322,424 59
2014 319,504 59
2013 316,619 59
2012 313,673 59
2011 310,083 59
2010 303,871 61
2009 297,841 62
2008 293,207 62
2007 290,601 61
2006 288,152 61
2005 285,615 62
2004 284,960 61
2003 279,306 63
2002 272,814 65
2001 266,378 65
2000 258,427 67
1990 226,582 68
1980 170,876 83
1970 140,089 95