ridgeland Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 237 1.7 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 2,189 16.1 % 32.2 %
Some College 3,172 23.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,511 33.1 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,510 25.8 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 12,652 92.9 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 6,864 50.4 % 50.4 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 24,338 - -
19 years old and under 6,384 26.2 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 9,738 40.0 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 5,402 22.2 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,814 11.6 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 20,605 95.3 % 84.4 %
Spanish 810 3.7 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 204 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,660 38.2 % 33.6 %
Married 4,260 44.5 % 50.4 %
Separated 249 2.6 % 2.5 %
Divorced 1,412 14.7 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 11,206 - -
Occupied Housing Units 10,115 90.3 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,091 9.7 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,307 47.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 292 2.6 % 5.9 %
2-Units 172 1.5 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 899 8.0 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 2,281 20.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,310 11.7 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 726 6.5 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 203 1.8 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 16 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,501 31.2 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,932 26.2 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,760 15.7 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 588 5.2 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 62 0.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 109 1.0 % 12.8 %
Electric 6,376 56.9 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 3,607 32.2 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 105 0.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 8 0.1 % 1.6 %
None 19 0.2 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 13,317 55.3 % 75.1 %
African-American 8,775 36.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 76 0.3 % 0.9 %
Asian 1,234 5.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 681 2.8 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 55,647 57,617
Median Family Income 70,138 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 36,253 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 57.43 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.01 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 17.8
    [CDD] 0.08

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com