Child, Youth, and Family Services in Riverside County, California

There are 2 Child, Youth, and Family Services in Riverside County, California, serving a population of 2,355,002 people in an area of 7,205 square miles. There is 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 1,177,501 people, and 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 3,602 square miles.

In California, Riverside County is ranked 32nd of 58 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per capita, and 31st of 58 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per square mile.

List of Riverside County Child, Youth, and Family Services

Find Riverside County, California child, youth, and family services.

What is Child, Youth, and Family Services?

Riverside County Offices of Child and Family Services (OCFS) are California State, Riverside County, or local government agencies that provide programs and services to improve the economic and social well-being of children, youth, and families in Riverside County, CA. Protective services and certain regulatory functions may also be among the responsibilities of a Riverside County Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).

You may contact Children and Family Services for questions about:
  • Riverside County Child, Youth, and Family Services programs
  • Child abuse and maltreatment
  • Riverside County adoptions, foster care, and group homes
  • Social services programs
  • SNAP Food Stamp program in Riverside County, California

Riverside County Children & Family Living Arrangement Statistics

Find Riverside County Child Population by Age, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, Relationship of Child to Householder, Income of Households With Children, and School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Riverside County Child Population by Age
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
Under Age 391,5281,449,915
Age 3 to 466,4561,029,327
Age 531,496481,878
Age 6 to 8101,3691,502,519
Age 9 to 11107,5411,545,534
Age 12 to 14106,3841,521,932
Age 15 to 17107,8331,520,367
Riverside County Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
Children Living in Households612,3759,047,984
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units57.4%49.0%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units42.6%51.0%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households427,0676,198,130
Children Living With Male Householder51,488773,999
Children Living With Female Householder130,7572,027,099
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present8.8%8.8%
Riverside County Relationship of Child to Householder
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)84.4%85.8%
Grandchild10.1%9.0%
Other Relatives3.7%3.6%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child1.8%1.6%
Riverside County Income of Households With Children
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
Median Income of Households with Children$68,686$75,428
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance25.1%25.7%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line20.0%19.5%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line80.0%80.5%
Riverside County School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17)
 Riverside CountyCalifornia
Children Not Enrolled in School (Total)54,045687,655
Children Enrolled in Public School92.0%88.7%
Children Enrolled in Private School8.0%11.3%