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Riverton Minnesota Community Guide


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Population: 
 Riverton (city) 1970 1980 1990 2000 2007 2000-2010 Change
Actual Percent
Population -- -- -- 115 117 +2 +1.74
Land Area (sq. mile) -- -- -- 0.79 0.79 0 0.00
Density (persons per sq. mile) -- -- -- 146.48 148.10 +1.62 +1.74
Housing Units -- -- -- 61 61 0 0.00
Households -- -- -- 51 48 -3 -5.88
Persons Per Household -- -- -- 2.25 2.44 +0.19 +8.44

Geography:

Riverton is a city in Crow Wing County, Minnesota. Riverton is located between Brainerd and Ironton, where the Mississippi River flows past the western end of the Cuyuna Range. Minnesota State Highway 210 serves as a main route in the community. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.2 kmē), of which, 0.8 square miles (2.0 kmē) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 kmē) of it (8.14%) is water. The elevation is 1,230 ft (375 m) above sea level.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


Demographics:

As of the census of 2000, there were 115 people, 51 households, and 29 families residing in the city. The population density was 146.5 people per square mile (56.2/kmē). There were 61 housing units at an average density of 77.7/sq mi (29.8/kmē). The racial makeup of the city was 99.13% White and 0.87% Native American. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.87% of the population. 29.4% were of Norwegian, 25.9% German, 17.6% Swedish and 9.4% American ancestry according to Census 2000.

There were 51 households out of which 25.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.1% were married couples living together, 7.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 43.1% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.25 and the average family size was 2.93.

In the city the population was spread out with 22.6% under the age of 18, 8.7% from 18 to 24, 27.8% from 25 to 44, 29.6% from 45 to 64, and 11.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 98.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.3 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $35,000, and the median income for a family was $38,250. Males had a median income of $30,625 versus $17,321 for females. The per capita income for the city was $19,406. There were 4.0% of families and 8.0% of the population living below the poverty line, including 11.1% of under eighteens and 40.0% of those over 64.

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History:  

RIVERTON is a city of the Cuyuna Iron Range in Irondale (Klondike) Township, sections 17 to 20, beside Little Rabbit Lake, through which Rabbit River flows just before joining the Mississippi. It was incorporated on January 5, 1912. It had a post office, 1913-65, and a station of the Northern Pacific Railroad in section 18.

Courtesy Minnesota Historical Society


Government:
Riverton City Hall
16663 Main Street
Riverton, MN 56455
Phone: (218) 546-5225

The City Council meets the 1st Wednesday of the month at 7:00 pm

 
Mayor David C. Peterson --
Clerk Cari Johnson (218) 546-5225
Treasurer Shirley Malherek --
Council Member Laura Fairchild --
Council Member Warren Turnbloom --
Council Member Terry Martin --
Council Member Pam Dobson --

Post Office:   Riverton is served by the Ironton Minnesota Post Office:
US Post Office
115 4th Street
Ironton, MN
56455-2180
Phone:
(218) 546-5467
Toll Free:
(800) ASK-USPS
Web:
www.usps.com
US Post Office, Ironton Minnesota
Regular Business Hours:
Week Days      
9:00 am - 11:30 am
                        12:30 pm - 4:15 pm

Saturday          
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Latest Collection at Post Office:
Week Days            4:15 pm
Saturday                5:00 pm

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