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Riverwood is a city roughly eight miles northeast of downtown Louisville, Kentucky. This small community consists of several streets south of Blankenbaker Lane, including Twin Hill Road, Crofton Road, Camargo Road and Round Ridge Road. The river and Interstate 71 run past the neighborhood on the north, and Interstate 264 traverses the area within a mile or so to the east. Riverwood is situated in the 40207 zip code area, within Jefferson County.
The city of Riverwood is an affluent residential area, consisting of several dozen single-family home sites on large, heavily shaded lots. As of July 2009, the city had just over 530 residents with a median household income of $121,126, more than triple the state average of $40,072.
Louisville Country Club is located less than one mile west along Country Club Road. The current club site dates back to 1910 and offers a 43,000-square-foot clubhouse with three dining rooms and a ballroom, as well as an 18-hole championship golf course, three swimming pools and 10 tennis courts.
Other opportunities for outdoor recreation near Riverwood include the Thurman Hutchins Park, Carrie Gaulbert Cox Park and the City of Louisville Soccer Park, all situated within a few miles west of the city along I-71.
Nearby River Road and I-71 provide a nearly direct route into downtown Louisville, which offers plenty in the way of cultural attractions, entertainment, shopping and dining.