|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ridgefield is 11,421. Ridgefield, New Jersey is the 2,853rd largest city in the US.
Ridgefield is located entirely in Bergen County.
The peak population of Ridgefield was in 2020, when its population was 11,480. In 2020, Ridgefield was the 2,831st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,853rd largest city in the US. Ridgefield is currently 0.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Ridgefield has grown 5.3% since the 2000. Ridgefield, New Jersey's growth is about average. 51% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Ridgefield has a population density of 4,324.6 people per square mile.
|2847||Gloucester City, New Jersey||11,441||-0.2%|
|2848||Fort Morgan, Colorado||11,439||3.7%|
|2849||West Point, Utah||11,430||87.9%|
|2850||Lovington, New Mexico||11,426||19.9%|
|2852||Schiller Park, Illinois||11,424||-2.8%|
|2853||Ridgefield, New Jersey||11,421||5.3%|
|2854||Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan||11,419||-8.2%|
|2855||Miami Shores, Florida||11,417||6.8%|
|2856||Kings Mountain, North Carolina||11,409||10.9%|
|2858||Suffern, New York||11,402||4.1%|
The total voting age population of Ridgefield, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,486. The voting age population is 50.5% male and 49.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.6% of the residents of Ridgefield are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ridgefield are 63.4% White, 30.3% Asian, 2.9% Other, 2.0% Two or more races, 1.1% Black and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 28.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ridgefield, 8.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.0%. On a per-household basis, 5.3% of families are below the poverty line in Ridgefield.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.7% of Ridgefield residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.8% of Ridgefield residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 39.1% have a bachelor's degree and 10.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ridgefield residents aged 5 and older, 64.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 23.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 6.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 30.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ridgefield is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ridgefield, 12.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ridgefield is $71,699.
In Ridgefield, 45.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 54.8% of housing units in Ridgefield.
Of all the housing units in Ridgefield, 19.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Ridgefield, 5.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 210 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ridgefield is $1,584.
In Ridgefield, 86.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.