The 10 Richest Neighborhoods In Riverside, CA For 2024

The richest Riverside neighborhoods are Alessandro Heights and Hawarden Hills for 2024 based on Saturday Night Science.

Richest Neighborhoods In Riverside
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Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they aren’t made of ticky-tacky, they are definitely made of money.

These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Riverside has to offer. Where houses go for over 3.58x the national median and household incomes are 2.79x the national median.

But where exactly in Riverside do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Alessandro Heights where the median income is a cool $153,425.

Here’s a look at the top 10 wealthiest neighborhoods in Riverside out of 28 for 2024.

What’s the richest neighborhood to live in Riverside for 2024? According to the most recent census data, Alessandro Heights looks to be the richest Riverside neighborhood to live in.

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $1,124,055. And that, my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky.

Find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Riverside.

For more Riverside reading, check out the best neighborhoods in Riverside and the worst neighborhoods in Riverside.

Or, for living around Riverside, out the best Riverside suburbs and the worst Riverside suburbs.

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Richst Neighborhoods In Riverside For 2024 By Median Income

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income
1 Alessandro Heights $153,425
2 Hawarden Hills $147,254
3 Orangecrest $120,340
4 Mission Grove $111,908
5 Victoria $110,172
6 Sycamore Canyon Park $108,158
7 Canyon Crest $96,145
8 La Sierra South $93,569
9 Arlington Heights $93,451
10 La Sierra Hills $89,633
11 Northside $86,623
12 Canyon Springs $83,572
13 Wood Streets $78,981
14 La Sierra Acres $75,718
15 Airport $74,504
16 Grand $74,059
17 Presidential Park $71,377
18 Arlington South $71,204
19 Magnolia Center $70,559
20 La Sierra $69,816
21 Ramona $67,567
22 Casablanca $65,430
23 Eastside $63,206
24 Arlanza $63,132
25 Downtown $62,962
26 Arlington $56,786
27 Hunter Industrial Park $50,537
28 University $45,533

How We Determined The Wealthiest Neighborhoods In Riverside For 2024

Every city has its best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live. And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.

And by no one, we mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.

How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criterion:

Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?

Using Saturday Night Science, we researched income data from the Census and BLS for every neighborhood in Riverside.

We ranked every neighborhood in Riverside by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, Alessandro Heights, was named the wealthiest neighborhood in Riverside.

The richest neighborhoods in Riverside are Alessandro Heights, Hawarden Hills, Orangecrest, Mission Grove, Victoria, Sycamore Canyon Park, Canyon Crest, La Sierra South, Arlington Heights, and La Sierra Hills.

The poorest neighborhood? That would be University.

The poorest neighborhoods in Riverside are University, Hunter Industrial Park, Arlington, Downtown, and Arlanza.

We updated this article for 2024. This is our tenth time ranking the most affluent neighborhoods to live in Riverside.

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About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

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