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Welcome to Riverdale ...

The city of Riverdale is located in Weber County.

The location of Riverdale has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Riverdale has a population of 8,758 people<2> (see below for details).

Riverdale was settled in 1850 and was incorporated July 7, 1956.

The community of Riverdale is 4,370 feet [1,332 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Riverdale is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Riverdale lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Riverdale: (801) & (385)<4>

The ZIP code for Riverdale: 84405<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Riverdale had a population of 8,426 people. This makes Riverdale the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Riverdale represents 0.3% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,426 people, the population of Riverdale increased 10.06% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,656 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Riverdale had an population of 8,758 people. This is an increase of 3.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.39% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Riverdale.

Communities near Riverdale ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Centerville   [Map]   17,657   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Farmington   [Map]   24,066   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Farr West   [Map]   6,996   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hooper   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kaysville   [Map]   31,776   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Riverdale.

Communities Also Named Riverdale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 71 communities that are also named Riverdale - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Idaho (3), Illinois (4), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Massachusetts (4), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador (2), North Carolina (2), North Dakota (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (5), Ontario (3), Oregon (2), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (5), Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia (6) and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Riverdale.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Riverdale. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Riverdale. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Riverdale.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Riverdale:

Websites for Riverdale ...

Official Website: www.riverdalecity.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Riverdale ...

Looking for more information about Riverdale? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Riverdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Riverdale.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Utah

About Weber County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Riverdale: www.riverdalecity.com/

The official website for Weber County: www.co.weber.ut.us/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Riverdale.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Riverdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Riverdale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Riverdale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Riverdale) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Riverdale. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Riverdale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Riverdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1735, Longitude: -112.0023     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Riverdale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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