Living in Ridgeland, MS

Demographics | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Ridgeland SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
9

Ridgeland, MS Cost Of Living

95
Ridgeland's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Ridgeland, Mississippi Info Snack

Ridgeland is a city in Madison County, Mississippi. The population was 24,047 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
24,265
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
8.9%
Median Home
$179,900
Median Income
$57,387
Median Rent
$1,058

Ridgeland, MS Photos

Rankings for Ridgeland in Mississippi

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Map Of Ridgeland, MS

Population over time in Ridgeland

Year Population % Change
2017 24,265 -0.2%
2016 24,312 -0.1%
2015 24,338 0.3%
2014 24,276 0.3%
2013 24,209 0.2%
2012 24,171 0.8%
2011 23,987 0.5%
2010 23,858 1.5%
2009 23,499 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ridgeland

White
53.2% (12,918)
African American
36.6% (8,889)
American Indian
0.3% (68)
Asian
3.6% (871)
Hawaiian
0.0% (7)
Other
0.4% (99)
Two Or More
1.1% (274)
Hispanic
4.7% (1,139)
Race Ridgeland MS USA
White 53.2% 56.8% 61.1%
African American 36.6% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 0.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.7% 3.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Ridgeland, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
4.2% (102,845)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (66,344)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.4% (154,726)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (249,536)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.3% (467,853)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (505,272)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (311,519)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.1% (292,695)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (114,552)
$200,000 or more
6.6% (161,154)
Income Ridgeland MS USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 10.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 6.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.4% 12.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 11.4% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.3% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 16.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 11.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.1% 10.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 3.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.6% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Ridgeland

Female
52.7% (12,779)
Male
47.3% (11,485)
Gender Ridgeland MS USA
Female 52.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ridgeland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (242)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (970)
High School / GED
16.0% (3,882)
Some College
18.0% (4,367)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,941)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (7,522)
Master's Degree
13.0% (3,154)
Professional Degree
6.0% (1,455)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (727)
Education Ridgeland MS USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 11.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 6.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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