Riverdale, Detroit, MI

Riverdale Neighborhood Guide Detroit, MI


Riverdale is a residential area located in Northwest Detroit, Michigan, bordered by the bustling 8 Mile Road and Telegraph Road. Known for its spacious homes and tight-knit community, Riverdale offers a quiet, suburban living within the city's perimeters. At the heart of the district is the expansive Riverdale Park, providing residents with ample green space. Also, the community is easily accessible via the M-102 and is within close proximity to the highway I-75.

What You Will Love About Riverdale, Detroit, Michigan

  • Riverdale is known for its close-knit community atmosphere and suburban feel, within the city limits.
  • The neighborhood boasts a large park, Riverdale Park, which offers recreational activities for all ages.
  • Its location allows easy access to major roads and highways, making commuting and travel convenient for residents.

What’s Nearby

Riverdale is in close proximity to popular points of interest in Detroit like the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and the Detroit Zoo. It is also near the Detroit Golf Club and the University of Detroit Mercy which hosts a variety of events. Furthermore, it's just a short drive away from downtown Detroit, where numerous restaurants, shops, and cultural sites can be found.


The lifestyle in Riverdale is very community-oriented, with many family-friendly events held throughout the year. The area is perfect for those who appreciate a quieter suburban lifestyle while still maintaining quick and easy access to the bustling city life of Detroit.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 40 restaurants, 11 grocery stores, and 1 park within a mile of the Riverdale neighborhood.

    Old Redford Food Center

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    21673 Grand River Ave


    Retail, Big Box Store, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    21431 Grand River Ave

    Meijer Pharmacy

    Retail, Drugstore, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    21431 Grand River Ave

    Galoya African Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    22036 Grand River Ave

    J & T Distributors

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    1.2 miles

    15006 Telegraph Rd

    Northwest Detroit Farmers' Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Fruit and Vegetable Store, Grocery Store

    1.9 miles

    18445 Scarsdale St

Riverdale Apartments and Rentals

50 Rental properties in Riverdale, Detroit, MI.

  • Country House property


    Country House

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    575–625 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • 17583 Fielding St property


    17583 Fielding St

    4 Beds • 1 Bath

    1200 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 19035 Fielding St property


    19035 Fielding St

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    870 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 16134 Pierson St property


    16134 Pierson St

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1472 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 22999 W 7 Mile Rd #19 property


    22999 W 7 Mile Rd #19

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    550 Sqft

    Available Now

  • 18425 Salem property


    18425 Salem

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1128 Sqft

    Available Now

Cost of Living

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Riverdale Demographics

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Riverdale Reviews

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  • Noise Late At Night


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  • Near Grocery Stores


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  • Near Schools


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  • Area Has Potholes


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  • Area Has Litter


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Riverdale Schools

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GreenfieldNeighborhood in Detroit, Michigan----
BrooksNeighborhood in Detroit, Michigan$650
WarrendaleNeighborhood in Detroit, Michigan$945--
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