Ridgeland, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Ridgeland, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
24,194
Unemployment
3.2%
Poverty
7.2%
Median Home
$195,700
Median Income
$60,296
Median Rent
$1,054

Ridgeland SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Ridgeland, MS Cost Of Living

95
Ridgeland's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Ridgeland Mississippi National Average
Overall 95 82 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 90 94 100
Health 90 90 100
Housing 99 64 100
Transportation 88 89 100
Utilities 105 97 100

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Rankings for Ridgeland in Mississippi

Map Of Ridgeland, MS

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Population over time in Ridgeland

Year Population % Change
2020 24,194 -0.3%
2019 24,265 -0.2%
2018 24,312 -0.1%
2017 24,338 0.3%
2016 24,276 0.3%
2015 24,209 0.2%
2014 24,171 0.8%
2013 23,987 0.5%
2012 23,858 1.5%
2011 23,499 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ridgeland

White
49.5% (11,967)
African American
39.6% (9,582)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.2% (782)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (147)
Two Or More
0.8% (194)
Hispanic
6.3% (1,522)
Race Ridgeland MS USA
White 49.5% 56.4% 60.1%
African American 39.6% 37.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 3.2% 1.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.3% 3.2% 18.2%

Gender in Ridgeland

Female
54.2% (13,119)
Male
45.8% (11,075)
Gender Ridgeland MS USA
Female 54.2% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 45.8% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ridgeland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (725)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (725)
High School / GED
15.0% (3,629)
Some College
18.0% (4,354)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,693)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (7,742)
Master's Degree
12.0% (2,903)
Professional Degree
7.0% (1,693)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (725)
Education Ridgeland MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ridgeland, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
3.6% (86,775)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.5% (37,394)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.3% (151,976)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (250,018)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (408,227)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.8% (576,264)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (310,185)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.7% (234,197)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (106,431)
$200,000 or more
10.7% (257,928)
Income Ridgeland MS USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 9.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.5% 6.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.3% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 11.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.8% 17.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.7% 11.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 4.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 10.7% 3.4% 8.3%

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