|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ridgeland is 3,683. Ridgeland, South Carolina is the 5,662nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ridgeland was in 2010, when its population was 4,036. In 2010, Ridgeland was the 5,257th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,662nd largest city in the US. Ridgeland is currently 8.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Ridgeland has grown 40.7% since the 2000. Ridgeland, South Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 85% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|5658||Spencerport, New York||3,685||3.4%|
|5660||Red Bud, Illinois||3,684||7.1%|
|5662||Ridgeland, South Carolina||3,683||40.7%|
|5666||Woodstown, New Jersey||3,677||17.0%|
|5667||Eastover, North Carolina||3,675||-4.1%|
|5668||Tabor City, North Carolina||3,674||44.6%|
The total voting age population of Ridgeland, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,718. The voting age population is 45.7% male and 54.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.6% of the residents of Ridgeland are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ridgeland are 48.7% Black, 47.4% White, 2.0% Other, 0.9% Two or more races, 0.8% Asian and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 13.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ridgeland, 25.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 32.8%. On a per-household basis, 21.3% of families are below the poverty line in Ridgeland.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.7% of Ridgeland residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.8% of Ridgeland residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.0% have a bachelor's degree and 5.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ridgeland residents aged 5 and older, 12.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 11.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ridgeland is 3.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ridgeland, 11.3% 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 $31,991.
In Ridgeland, 44.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 56.0% of housing units in Ridgeland.
Of all the housing units in Ridgeland, 10.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Ridgeland, 33.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 430 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ridgeland is $798.
In Ridgeland, 59.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.