Riverview, Florida, is located in Hillsborough County close to Brandon. This unincorporated census-designated location covers 9.4 square miles and has approximately 71,050 residents, as of 2010.
Riverview was established in 1966 and is located south of Tampa and north of Ruskin. Riverview was founded on the north shore of the Alafia River in 1885. Many residents of Riverview love the strong economy, winter climate and the many attractive downtown areas. Summers in this location are long, hot and humid, but there are numerous nearby beaches to swim in and enjoy the sun. Some notable Riverview residents include National Football League player Jahleel Addae and the Major League Baseball player Dioner Navarro.