- River Hills, Wisconsin
official_name = River Hills, Wisconsin
settlement_type = Village
mapsize = 250x200px
map_caption = Location of River Hills, Wisconsin
unit_pref = Imperial
area_total_km2 = 13.7
area_land_km2 = 13.2
area_water_km2 = 0.5
area_total_sq_mi = 5.3
area_land_sq_mi = 5.1
area_water_sq_mi = 0.2
population_as_of = 2000
population_total = 1631
population_density_km2 = 123.7
population_density_sq_mi = 320.3
timezone = Central (CST)
utc_offset = -6
timezone_DST = CDT
utc_offset_DST = -5
elevation_footnotes = GR|3
elevation_m = 216
elevation_ft = 709
latd = 43 |latm = 9 |lats = 55 |latNS = N
longd = 87 |longm = 55 |longs = 57 |longEW = W
River Hills is a village in Milwaukee County,
Wisconsin, United States. As of the 2000 census, the village population was 1,631. In 2000, River Hills had a per capita income of $94,479, the highest of any community in Wisconsin. The village charter does not allow any commercial or industrial business within the village boundaries. Housing costs in River Hills range from about $500,000 to upwards of $3.9 million. The average home price is about $1.36 million.
River Hills is located at coor dms|43|9|55|N|87|55|57|W|city (43.165142, -87.932566)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 5.3 square miles (13.6 km²), of which, 5.1 square miles (13.2 km²) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.5 km²) of it (3.42%) is water.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 1,631 people, 590 households, and 493 families residing in the village. The population densitywas 320.3 people per square mile (123.7/km²). There were 617 housing units at an average density of 121.2/sq mi (46.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 85.71% White, 4.90% African American, 0.12% Native American, 7.54% Asian, 0.06% from other races, and 1.66% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.08% of the population.
There were 590 households out of which 33.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 77.8% were married couples living together, 3.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.3% were non-families. 12.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.76 and the average family size was 3.02.
In the village the population was spread out with 24.5% under the age of 18, 4.8% from 18 to 24, 18.8% from 25 to 44, 37.0% from 45 to 64, and 14.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females there were 100.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.2 males.
The median income for a household in the village was $161,292, and the median income for a family was $181,443, but the central regions of River Hills tend to be much wealthier than the outlying regions. Males had a median income of $100,000 versus $54,167 for females. The
per capita incomefor the village was $94,479. About 0.4% of families and 1.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.3% of those under age 18 and 1.3% of those age 65 or over.
* [http://www.riverhillswi.com/ Village of River Hills]
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