River

Also part of these county-equivalents:
  1. River Legal Resources
  2. River Statistics
  3. River Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. River Employment Information
  5. River Family Information
  6. River Education Information
  7. River Public Benefits Information
  8. River Immigration & Civil Rights Information


River Legal Resources

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North Carolina Constitution
North Carolina Codes

North Carolina State Resources
North Carolina Website
North Carolina Governor
North Carolina Legislature
North Carolina Courts
North Carolina Government Resources

State Attorney General
Federal Courts
North Carolina Eastern


River Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 2,299
  • Land Area (2000): 124.453 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 15.861 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 1,572

River Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 0 0.00%
 Rural, Farm 98 4.03%
 Rural, Non-farm 2,336 95.97%

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River Employment Information

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River Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 138 22.89%
2. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 77 12.77%
3. Educational Services 42 6.97%
4. Public Administration 31 5.14%
5. Health Care 28 4.64%
6. Paper Manufacturing 28 4.64%
7. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 26 4.31%
8. Truck Transportation 25 4.15%
9. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 20 3.32%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 19 3.15%
11. Accommodation and Food Services 17 2.82%
12. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 16 2.65%
13. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 15 2.49%
14. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 13 2.16%
15. Wood Manufacturing 13 2.16%
16. Printing and Related Manufacturing 10 1.66%
17. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 9 1.49%
18. Mining 9 1.49%
19. Repair and Maintenance 9 1.49%
20. Department and Other General Stores 8 1.33%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 143 26.78%
2. Health Care 85 15.92%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 59 11.05%
4. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 28 5.24%
5. Food and Beverage Stores 28 5.24%
6. Personal and Laundry Services 16 3.00%
7. Public Administration 14 2.62%
8. Furniture, Furnishings, and Appliances 12 2.25%
9. U.S. Postal Service 12 2.25%
10. Construction 11 2.06%
11. Private Household Services 11 2.06%
12. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 11 2.06%
13. Chemical Manufacturing 10 1.87%
14. Other Transportation 9 1.69%
15. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 8 1.50%
16. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 8 1.50%
17. Department and Other General Stores 8 1.50%
18. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 8 1.50%
19. Finance and Insurance 8 1.50%
20. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 8 1.50%

River Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Carpenters 54 8.96%
2. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 35 5.80%
3. Other Construction Trades 30 4.98%
4. Business Operations Specialists 28 4.64%
5. Farmers and Farm Managers 28 4.64%
6. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 26 4.31%
7. Other Installation / Maintenance 24 3.98%
8. Other Management Occupations 21 3.48%
9. Construction Laborers 19 3.15%
10. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 19 3.15%
11. Fishing / Hunting / Forestry 18 2.99%
12. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 18 2.99%
13. Waiters and Waitresses 17 2.82%
14. Agricultural Workers 16 2.65%
15. Other Construction Workers 16 2.65%
16. Other Sales and Related Occupations 15 2.49%
17. Plant and System Operators 15 2.49%
18. Top Executives 14 2.32%
19. Other Production Occupations 13 2.16%
20. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 13 2.16%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Cashiers 55 10.30%
2. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 50 9.36%
3. Secretaries and Admins 35 6.55%
4. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 33 6.18%
5. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 33 6.18%
6. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 31 5.81%
7. Postsecondary Teachers 24 4.49%
8. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 23 4.31%
9. Other Management Occupations 22 4.12%
10. Waiters and Waitresses 21 3.93%
11. Other Office and Admin Support 20 3.75%
12. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 18 3.37%
13. Registered Nurses 18 3.37%
14. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 17 3.18%
15. Personal Appearance Workers 16 3.00%
16. Business Operations Specialists 13 2.43%
17. Financial Managers 12 2.25%
18. Other Financial Specialists 12 2.25%
19. Bus Drivers 10 1.87%
20. Health Technologists and Technicians 10 1.87%

River Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 921 46.03%
15-35 hours 253 12.64%
1-14 hours 54 2.70%
No regular hours 773 38.63%

River Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 16 1.50%
5 AM-5:29 AM 15 1.40%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 21 1.97%
6 AM-6:29 AM 91 8.52%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 150 14.04%
7 AM-7:29 AM 223 20.88%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 204 19.10%
8 AM-8:29 AM 45 4.21%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 133 12.45%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 84 7.87%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 8 0.75%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 0 0.00%
Noon-3:59 PM 52 4.87%
4 PM-11:59 PM 26 2.43%

River Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 16 1.50%
5-9 45 4.21%
10-14 80 7.49%
15-19 138 12.92%
20-24 211 19.76%
25-29 80 7.49%
30-34 189 17.70%
35-39 28 2.62%
40-44 40 3.75%
45-59 114 10.67%
60-89 120 11.24%
At least 90 7 0.66%

River Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 570 53.37%
30-44 0 0.00% 257 24.06%
45-59 0 0.00% 114 10.67%
At least 60 0 0.00% 127 11.89%

River Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 9 0.81%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 198 17.87%
 Car / truck / van, solo 836 75.45%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 17 1.53%
 Public transportation 0 0.00%
 Walked 8 0.72%
 Worked at home 40 3.61%

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River Family Information

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Households (2000): 1,038 (2,434 people)
Families (2000): 783 (2,116 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 242
People at same address in 1995: 1,571

River Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 107 10.31%
$10,000-$14,999 65 6.26%
$15,000-$19,999 57 5.49%
$20,000-$24,999 97 9.34%
$25,000-$29,999 89 8.57%
$30,000-$34,999 46 4.43%
$35,000-$39,999 98 9.44%
$40,000-$44,999 73 7.03%
$45,000-$49,999 53 5.11%
$50,000-$59,999 49 4.72%
$60,000-$74,999 107 10.31%
$75,000-$99,999 63 6.07%
$100,000-$124,999 37 3.56%
$125,000-$149,999 60 5.78%
$150,000-$199,999 17 1.64%
$200,000 or more 20 1.93%

River Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 243 24.32%
 Family, 2 people 392 39.24%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 40 4.00%
 Family, 3 people 166 16.62%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 9 0.90%
 Family, 4 people 100 10.01%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 5 people 31 3.10%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 1 0.10%
 Family, 6 people 13 1.30%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 4 0.40%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

River Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 764 25.73%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 331 11.15%
Public Assistance 62 2.09%
Retirement 294 9.90%
Self Employment 181 6.10%
Social Security 328 11.05%
Supplemental Security 104 3.50%
Wage / Salary 728 24.52%
Other 177 5.96%

River Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 402 66.12%
 With children under 18 206 33.88%

River Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 97 9.99%
 Married 635 65.40%
 Never Married 192 19.77%
 Widowed 47 4.84%

River Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 80 7.68%
 Married 631 60.56%
 Never Married 219 21.02%
 Widowed 112 10.75%

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River Education Information

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River Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 164 8.53%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 212 11.02%
 High school diploma or equivalent 589 30.63%
 Some college, no degree 452 23.50%
 Associate degree 93 4.84%
 Bachelors degree 243 12.64%
 Graduate or professional degree 170 8.84%

River Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Kindergarten 28 1.22% 0 0.00% 28 1.22%
Grades 1-4 61 2.65% 18 0.78% 79 3.44%
Grades 5-8 133 5.79% 15 0.65% 148 6.44%
Grades 9-12 124 5.39% 16 0.70% 140 6.09%
Undergrad college 129 5.61% 16 0.70% 145 6.31%
Graduate or professional school 16 0.70% 0 0.00% 16 0.70%
Total 491 21.36% 65 2.83% 556 24.18%

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River Public Benefits Information

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River Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 2,171 89.19%
 Below Poverty Level 263 10.81%

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River Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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River Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 259 11.27%
10-19 Years 290 12.61%
20-29 Years 253 11.00%
30-39 Years 274 11.92%
40-49 Years 335 14.57%
50-59 Years 381 16.57%
60-69 Years 258 11.22%
70-79 Years 174 7.57%
80-89 Years 70 3.04%
90+ Years 5 0.22%

River Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 1,125 48.93%
 Female 1,174 51.07%

River Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 1,822 79.25%
 African-American 400 17.40%
 Hispanic/Latino 45 1.96%
 Amerindian 17 0.74%
 Multiracial 10 0.43%
 Asian 4 0.17%
 Pacific Islander 1 0.04%
 Other Race 0 0.00%

River Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 398 22.91%
2. German 306 17.62%
3. Irish 245 14.10%
4. English 214 12.32%
5. Scotch Irish 145 8.35%
6. French Non-Basque 95 5.47%
7. Scottish 66 3.80%
8. Dutch 40 2.30%
9. Polish 35 2.01%
10. Slovak 32 1.84%

River Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 2,216 97.32%
2. French 26 1.14%
3. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 17 0.75%
4. Other Native North American 10 0.44%
5. German 8 0.35%

River Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 2,409 98.97%
 Naturalized immigrant 25 1.03%
 Not a citizen 0 0.00%

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River Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.