Ridge, New York Population 2022

12,854
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Ridge is a city located in Suffolk County New York. Ridge has a 2020 population of 12,854. Ridge is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,336 in 2010.

The average household income in Ridge is $98,372 with a poverty rate of 7.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,560 per month, and the median house value is $298,600. The median age in Ridge is 51.3 years, 48.7 years for males, and 53.7 years for females.

Ridge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ridgewas:

  • White: 87.12%
  • Black or African American: 6.96%
  • Asian: 3.59%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Other race: 0.88%
  • Native American: 0.53%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ridge, New York is 12,854 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,854.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,336.

Ridge, New York Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,19887.12%
Black or African American8956.96%
Asian4623.59%
Two or More Races1180.92%
Some Other Race1130.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native680.53%
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Ridge Population by Race

Ridge Population Pyramid $2022

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Ridge Median Age

51.3


Total

48.7


Male

53.7


Female

Ridge Adults

There are 10,734 adults, (3,835 of whom are seniors) in Ridge.

Ridge Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

55.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

7,088

55.14%

Male

5,766

44.86%

Ridge Population by Age

Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male53.5%46.5%
Female60.2%39.8%
Non Family84.2%15.8%
All85.4%14.6%
Married92.3%7.7%

85.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5422.2985.4
Married2,7352.9592.3
Non Family2,2251.1484.2
Female3373.6860.2
Male2453.4953.5

3.02

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Ridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2942.94%
9th to 12th Grade5355.35%
High School Graduate3,70637.03%
Some College1,92419.22%
Associates Degree9199.18%
Bachelors Degree1,22712.26%
Graduate Degree1,40414.03%
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Ridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,5137,9102,166
Hispanic606477133
Black46841069
Asian322283273
Other Race11395
2+ Races505011

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 84.78%.

Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$56,606$60,135$55,254
Less Than 9th Grade$57,054$$61,107
High School Graduate$42,778$52,385$31,188
Some College$45,605$54,746$39,146
Bachelors Degree$82,328$81,806$85,161
Graduate Degree$100,669$85,250$103,878

$56,606

Average Earnings

$60,135

Average Male

$55,254

Average Female

Ridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ridge Language by Age

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Ridge Language

89.37% of Ridge residents speak only English, while 10.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.64% of the population.

Ridge Language

Ridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,2364974.86%
Black89439644.30%
Hispanic1,03710510.13%
Other13NaN%

7.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.99%

Male Poverty Rate

9.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ridge is Black, with 44.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ridge is Other, with NaN% 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 10.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.32%.

Ridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.82%
Some College6.16%
High School5.64%
Bachelors or Greater3.46%

Ridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed34.58%
Female Employed5.14%
Male Employed1.32%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Ridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,738$98,372
Families$97,012$128,009
Married Families$107,938-
Non Families$40,258$50,459
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Income by Household Type

Ridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Ridge Married by Age and Sex

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Ridge Marriage

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

Ridge Marital Status by Race

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Ridge Marital Status

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1,012

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam521
Korea163
First Gulf War81
World War II78
Second Gulf War59

Ridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74430
75+375
55 to 64140
35 to 5439
18 to 3428

Ridge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White99910.34%
Hispanic172.44%
Black132.45%

Ridge Veterans by Race

Ridge Veterans by Education

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6.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ridge Veterans by Education

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52.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ridge Employment by Age

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Ridge Employment by Race

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Ridge Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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80.45%

Born in Ridge

91.05%

Native Born

8.95%

Foreign Born

3.17%

Non Citizen

5.78%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.05% of Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 80.45% having been born in New York. 3.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ridge Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202212,8540.00%
202112,8540.00%
202012,8540.00%
201912,854-657-4.86%
201813,5115534.27%
201712,958-171-1.30%
201613,1292942.29%
201512,835-86-0.67%
201412,921390.30%
201312,882-138-1.06%
201213,020140.11%
201113,006-330-2.47%
201013,3360.00%

Ridge Population by Year