|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ridge Farm is 773. Ridge Farm, Illinois is the 11,343rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ridge Farm was in 1990, when its population was 939. In 1990, Ridge Farm was the 10,074th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,343rd largest city in the US. Ridge Farm is currently 17.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ridge Farm has shrunk 15.0% since the year 2000. Ridge Farm, Illinois's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11337||Jefferson, South Carolina||774||9.7%|
|11340||Van Horne, Iowa||774||8.1%|
|11341||Diamond City, Arkansas||773||5.7%|
|11343||Ridge Farm, Illinois||773||-15.0%|
|11344||Rio Grande, Ohio||773||-17.3%|
|11346||Walnut Grove, Alabama||773||9.0%|
|11348||New Site, Alabama||772||-8.7%|
The total voting age population of Ridge Farm, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 733. The voting age population is 54.6% male and 45.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.9% of the residents of Ridge Farm are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ridge Farm are 98.2% White, 1.3% Two or more races and 0.5% Other. Additionally, 5.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ridge Farm, 11.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.8%. On a per-household basis, 8.6% of families are below the poverty line in Ridge Farm.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.5% of Ridge Farm residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.3% of Ridge Farm residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 4.3% have a bachelor's degree and 0.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ridge Farm residents aged 5 and older, 1.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ridge Farm is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ridge Farm, 11.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ridge Farm is $50,375.
In Ridge Farm, 74.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.4% of housing units in Ridge Farm.
Of all the housing units in Ridge Farm, 47.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Ridge Farm, 4.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ridge Farm is $709.
In Ridge Farm, 79.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.