Ridgefield, Washington Population 2019

Ridgefield, Washington's estimated population is 8,357 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Ridgefield, Washington is the 96th largest city in Washington based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1147.72 people/mi² (443.14 people/km²).

The overall median age is 38.3 years, 39.6 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.91 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Ridgefield, Washington is $93,958, while the mean household income is $117,073.

Ridgefield Wa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ridgefield Wa was:

  • White: 92.96%
  • Asian: 4.49%
  • Two or more races: 2.20%
  • Black or African American: 0.35%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Ridgefield, Washington?

8,357
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20188,3574095.15%
20177,94891713.04%
20167,0315808.99%
20156,4513365.49%
20146,1154858.61%
20135,6303566.75%
20125,2742023.98%
20115,0722505.18%
20104,8220.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,170
Asian298
Two or More Races146
Black or African American23

Ridgefield Wa Population Pyramid 2019

Ridgefield Wa Median Age

38.3


Total

39.6


Male

36.7


Female

Ridgefield Wa Adults

There are 4,702 adults, (662 of whom are seniors) in Ridgefield Wa.

Ridgefield Wa Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

16.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ridgefield Wa Sex Ratio

Female

3,626

54.63%

Male

3,011

45.37%

Ridgefield Wa Households and Families

Ridgefield Wa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ridgefield Wa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All78%22%
Non Family71.8%28.2%
Female56.4%43.6%
Male29.8%70.2%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2792.9178
Married1,5193.4586
Non Family4191.171.8
Female2572.7256.4
Male842.7929.8

3.22

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ridgefield Wa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade1633.66%
High School Graduate92120.66%
Some College1,20927.13%
Associates Degree88419.83%
Bachelors Degree88919.95%
Graduate Degree3918.77%

Ridgefield Wa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0513,8881,165
Asian23223250
Hispanic109109
Multiple Races424242
Black232323

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$56,739$72,382$37,357
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$52,272$58,571$40,188
Some College$43,750$82,471$31,036
Bachelors Degree$78,630$100,897$63,155
Graduate Degree$80,109$82,120$

$56,739

Average Earnings

$72,382

Average Male

$37,357

Average Female

Ridgefield Wa Language

Ridgefield Wa Language by Age

Ridgefield Wa Language

86.30% of Ridgefield Wa residents speak only English, while 13.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.36% of the population.

Ridgefield Wa Poverty

Ridgefield Wa Poverty by Race

4.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.62%

Male Poverty Rate

5.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ridgefield Wa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ridgefield Wa is White, with 4.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ridgefield Wa is White, with 4.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.04%.

Name Poverty
High School13.25%
Some College3.20%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.77%
Female Employed2.58%
Male Employed0.99%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Ridgefield Wa Income

Ridgefield Wa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$93,958$117,073
Families$103,750$120,046
Married Families$113,634-
Non Families$64,196$97,203

Ridgefield Wa Marital Status

Ridgefield Wa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Ridgefield Wa Married by Age and Sex

Ridgefield Wa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ridgefield Wa Marital Status by Race

Ridgefield Wa Veterans

378

Number of Veterans

338

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War194
Second Gulf War131
Vietnam102
Korea21
World War II

Ridgefield Wa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3548.04%
Hispanic2522.94%
Asian2410.34%

Ridgefield Wa Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

6.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ridgefield Wa Employment Status

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Ridgefield Wa Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

40.64%

Born in Washington

90.45%

Native Born

9.55%

Foreign Born

1.22%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.45% of Ridgefield Wa residents were born in the United States, with 40.64% having been born in Washington. 1.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.