Riverside in Fairfield county, Connecticut

Riverside

The village of Riverside, Connecticut is mainly residential and located within the town of Greenwich, in Fairfield County, Connecticut.

Riverside has a long history dating back to the mid-seventeenth century. Two sites in Riverside are listed on the National Register of Historic Places: the Riverside Avenue Bridge that was built in 1894, and was originally part of a six-span structure that straddled the Housatonic River in Stratford, Connecticut; and the Samuel Ferris House at 1 Cary Street that was originally occupied by the Ferris family who were early settlers. It is suspected that sections of the Samuel Ferris House were built prior to 1760.

Riverside has strong educational roots with the good fortune to be within 14 miles of 7 universities: Yale University, University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus, University of New Haven, Naugatuck Valley Community College, Southern Connecticut State University, Sacred Heart University, and Post University.

Average travel time to work is about 30 minutes. The commuter train station is located at Riverside Railroad Station (Metro-North) using the New Haven line. It is within walking distance of many homes. Commute to Grand Central Terminal in New York City is approximately 57 minutes, although express trains arrive in New York City in as little as 38 minutes.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$1.2M
58.4 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$1.5M
61.5 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
216
4.4 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$849K
100.0 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$849K
100.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
43
100.0 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.84 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 3,365.2
Household Size (people) 2.93
Households w/ Children 47.95 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.44 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,651
One Bedroom $2,047
Two Bedroom $2,604
Three Bedroom $3,287
Four Bedroom $3,885

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 8,059
Households: 2,686
Median Age: 43.72

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $166,881)

Climate & Weather

The temperature chart displays average high and low temperatures (degrees Fahrenheit) for the months of January and July.

The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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Public Elementary

School

COS COB SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
300 E PUTNAM AVE
COS COB, CT 06807

INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL AT DUNDEE
Grades: K-5
55 FLORENCE RD
RIVERSIDE, CT 06878

NEW LEBANON SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
25 MEAD AVE
GREENWICH, CT 06830

JULIAN CURTISS SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
180 E ELM ST
GREENWICH, CT 06830

NORTH MIANUS SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
309 PALMER HILL RD
RIVERSIDE, CT 06878

GLENVILLE SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
33 RIVERSVILLE RD
GREENWICH, CT 06831

RIVERSIDE SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
90 HENDRIE AVE
RIVERSIDE, CT 06878

OLD GREENWICH SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
285 SOUND BEACH AVE
OLD GREENWICH, CT 06870

PARKWAY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
141 LOWER CROSS RD
GREENWICH, CT 06831

HAMILTON AVENUE SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
184 HAMILTON AVE
GREENWICH, CT 06830

NORTH STREET SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
381 NORTH ST
GREENWICH, CT 06830

Public Middle

School

WESTERN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
1 WESTERN JUNIOR HWY
GREENWICH, CT 06830

EASTERN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
51 HENDRIE AVE
RIVERSIDE, CT 06878

CENTRAL MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
9 INDIAN ROCK LN
GREENWICH, CT 06830

Public High

School

GREENWICH HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
10 HILLSIDE RD
GREENWICH, CT 06830

Private/Catholic

School

EAGLE HILL SCHOOL
Grades: UNGRADE-UNGRADE
45 GLENVILLE RD
GREENWICH, CT 06831

CARMEL ACADEMY
Grades: K-8
270 LAKE AVE
GREENWICH, CT 06830

THE GREENWICH JAPANESE SCHOOL
Grades: 1-9
270 LAKE AVE
GREENWICH, CT 06830

BRUNSWICK SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
100 MAHER AVE
GREENWICH, CT 06830

WHITBY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
969 LAKE AVE
GREENWICH, CT 06831

GREENWICH CATHOLIC SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
471 NORTH ST
GREENWICH, CT 06830

THE STANWICH SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
257 STANWICH RD
GREENWICH, CT 06830

GREENWICH ACADEMY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
200 N MAPLE AVE
GREENWICH, CT 06830

GREENWICH COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL
Grades: K-9
401 OLD CHURCH RD
GREENWICH, CT 06830

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Commuting to and from Riverside

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