The population of the Riversdale community is 2,741 and the majority of the homes were built before 1946. This is a former village that was founded in the 1890’s but amalgamated into the city of Saskatoon in 1906. It is an inner city community with around 150 retail outlets. This is another area of the city that is of great interest to revitalize.

Below is statistical information on the Riversdale area. This information was gathered by the 2015 Federal Census. If you are a home owner in this area looking to sell your property or are thinking about it please contact me and I can provide a free home evaluation. If you are looking to buy in the Riversdale area or are looking anywhere else in the Saskatoon real estate market feel free to contact me anytime I will help you the best I can.

Statistics 2015

Population: 2,741 Homeownership: 40.9% Average Personal Income: $20,910 Average Household Size: 2.4

Boundaries

Riversdale is located within the Core Neighbourhoods Suburban Development Area. It is bounded by 22nd Street to the north and Idylwyld Drive to the east. The southern boundary starts at the Senator Sid Buckwold Bridge, follows the South Saskatchewan River west until where it intersects an imaginary extension of 18th Street; it follows 18th Street west with a few turns until roughly Avenue K. The western boundary comprises the CPR tracks in the northwest until Avenue K, then a few turns until roughly 18th Street.

Population Breakdown

 

Age Group Male Female
0 – 4 75 80
5 – 9 60 70
10 – 14 70 65
15 – 19 65 65
20 – 24 100 95
25 – 29 75 90
30 – 34 85 70
35 – 39 60 50
40 – 44 70 60
45 – 49 90 75
50 – 54 105 75
55 – 59 75 60
60 – 64 65 50
65 – 69 40 35
70 – 74 35 25
75 – 79 25 20
80 – 84 10 15
85+ 5 1

 

Family Income

 

Family Income Number
Under $10,000  0
$10,000 – $19,999  180
$20,000 – $29,999  100
$30,000 – $39,999  105
$40,000 – $49,999  65
$50,000 – $59,999  80
$60,000 – $79,999  40
$80,000 – $99,999  90
$100,000 – $124,999  60
$125,000 – $149,999  0
$150,000 and over  0
AVERAGE FAMILY INCOME $53,086

 

First Language

 

First Language Number
English 1,575
Chinese 150
Cree 50
Mandarin 40
Cantonese 35

 

Schools

Public Elementary Schools: Princess Alexandra Separate Elementary Schools: None Public Middle Schools: None Separate Middle Schools: None Public Secondary Schools: None Separate Secondary Schools: None

Parks

Park Name Acres
Isinger Park  1.5
Optimist Park  7.1
Victoria Park  6.6

 

Types of Homes

 

Types of Home Number
One Unit Dwelling 561
Two Unit Dwelling 102
Mulit-Unit Dwelling 341
TOTAL DWELLINGS 1004
Neighborhood Area (acres) 215.8
Dwelling Units per Acre 4.7

 

Age of Homes

 

Age of homes Number
Before 1960 555
1961 – 1980 145
1981 – 1990 100
1991 – 2000 0
2001 – 2005 0
2006 – 2011 0

 

Average Selling Prices

Year 2015                                 No. of Sales            Avg. Price ($)

Single Family Dwelling         27                              $223,621

Low Rise Apt Condo               3                               $261,167

 

 

The neighborhood statistical information on this page was compiled by the City of Saskatoon Planning Branch, all of the information was accurate as of the 2015 Federal Census.