Cedar Ridge is a city located in Nevada County California. With a 2020 population of 1,255, it is the 966th largest city in California and the 13613th largest city in the United States. Cedar Ridge is currently growing at a rate of 0.80% annually but its population has decreased by -0.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,267 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Cedar Ridge has a population density of 161 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cedar Ridge is $78,726 with a poverty rate of 11.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,132 per month, and the median house value is $310,200. The median age in Cedar Ridge is 55.9 years, 58.9 years for males, and 52.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cedar Ridgewas:
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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%.
98.62% of Cedar Ridge residents speak only English, while 1.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.14% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Cedar Ridge is White, with 12.22% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Cedar Ridge is Hispanic, with 6.92% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.80%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Cedar Ridge
97.55% of Cedar Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 73.95% having been born in California. 0.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.