Riviera Beach, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 14,341 housing units in Riviera Beach. This represents a 1.9% growth from 14,078 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 14,341 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Riviera Beach is about 58.6%. Riviera Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 19.7%. Average household size is 2.61 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Riviera Beach were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.40%
One Bedroom17.70%
Two Bedrooms43.70%
Three Bedrooms28%
Four Bedrooms5.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$80,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$78,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$496

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.20%
Home Equity Loan5.10%
Simple Mortgage57.80%
Debt Free28.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22%