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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ridgeland is 24,058. Ridgeland, Mississippi is the 1,619th largest city in the US.
Ridgeland is located entirely in Madison County.
The peak population of Ridgeland was in 2020, when its population was 24,221. In 2020, Ridgeland was the 1,603rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,619th largest city in the US. Ridgeland is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2020.
Ridgeland has grown 18.3% since the 2000. Ridgeland, Mississippi's growth is about average. 44% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Ridgeland has a population density of 1,226 people per square mile.
|1615||White Bear Lake, Minnesota||24,130||-0.8%|
|1618||Kingston, New York||24,100||2.7%|
The total voting age population of Ridgeland, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 18,019. The voting age population is 46.0% male and 54.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.1% of the residents of Ridgeland are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ridgeland are 55.5% White, 37.1% Black, 3.5% Asian, 2.7% Other, 0.9% Two or more races and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 5.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ridgeland, 8.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.2%. On a per-household basis, 5.1% of families are below the poverty line in Ridgeland.
Among those aged 16 and older, 73.0% of Ridgeland residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.1% of Ridgeland residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 51.6% have a bachelor's degree and 20.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ridgeland residents aged 5 and older, 9.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ridgeland is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ridgeland, 20.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ridgeland is $60,823.
In Ridgeland, 49.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.1% of housing units in Ridgeland.
Of all the housing units in Ridgeland, 0.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Ridgeland, 18.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ridgeland is $1,043.
In Ridgeland, 87.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.