Riverside, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Riverside Platte County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2016 3,227 98,309 2,104,509
Population % Ch., 2007-2016 8.9% 14.8% 4.4%
Median Age, 2015 34 38.3 35.9
Land Area (sq. mi.) 5.62 420.19 7,950
High School Grads, 2015 88.1% 95.3% 91.2%
College Grads, 2015 21.6% 40.4% 35.8%
Labor Force, 2016 N/A 56,561 1,126,141
Unemployment Rate, 2016 N/A 3.1% 3.8%
Note: Educational Attainment rates are for the population 25 years and older. For consistency, the Educational Attainment data is from the 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. Also, because this community's population is under 25,000, labor force data is not available.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, American Community Survey; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Major Employers

Company
Type of Operation
Employees
Argosy Riverside Casino
Entertainment
739
Capital Electric Line Builders
Electrical contractor
130
Corner Cafe
Food
133
Faurecia Automotive Seating
Manufacturing
109
Johnson Controls, Inc.
Automotive seating manufacturing
650
Knappco/Civacon
Manufacturing
135
Marlen International
Manufacturing
100
Martinrea Manufacturing / auto supplier 325
Premium Waters
Manufacturing / Food
175
Riverside Nursing & Rehab
Healthcare
111
Riverside Red X
Retail
100
Yanfeng USA
Manufacturing
425

Contact Information

City of Riverside

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum