Ridge Spring, South Carolina Population 2020

770

Ridge Spring is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 770, it is the 169th largest city in South Carolina and the 11461st largest city in the United States. Ridge Spring is currently growing at a rate of 0.92% annually and its population has increased by 4.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 737 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Ridge Spring has a population density of 423 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ridge Spring is $43,044 with a poverty rate of 17.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $727 per month, and the median house value is $82,900. The median age in Ridge Spring is 48.4 years, 43.8 years for males, and 54.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.4 males.

Ridge Spring Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ridge Spring was:

  • Black or African American: 57.52%
  • White: 42.48%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Ridge Spring, South Carolina is 770, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 756.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 737.

Ridge Spring, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American39057.52%
White28842.48%

Ridge Spring Population Pyramid 2020

Ridge Spring Median Age

48.4


Total

43.8


Male

54.4


Female

Ridge Spring Adults

There are 589 adults, (164 of whom are seniors) in Ridge Spring.

Ridge Spring Age Dependency

59.5

Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ridge Spring Sex Ratio

Female

356

52.51%

Male

322

47.49%

Ridge Spring Households and Families

Ridge Spring Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ridge Spring Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.9%8.1%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Female63.2%36.8%
Male33.3%66.7%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2862.3772.4
Non Family1181.0864.4
Married993.2591.9
Female573.2863.2
Male123.4233.3

3.23

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ridge Spring Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5510.96%
9th to 12th Grade428.37%
High School Graduate20340.44%
Some College8015.94%
Associates Degree5711.35%
Bachelors Degree5110.16%
Graduate Degree142.79%

Ridge Spring Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2862108
White19417357
Hispanic2222

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,250$41,389$25,000
Less Than High School$49,125$62,500$
High School Grad$30,469$31,750$16,719
Some College$33,750$41,528$25,417
Bachelors Degree$34,519$34,432$37,500
Graduate Degree$58,750$$

$33,250

Average Earnings

$41,389

Average Male

$25,000

Average Female

Ridge Spring Language

Ridge Spring Language by Age

Ridge Spring Language

96.64% of Ridge Spring residents speak only English, while 3.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.36% of the population.

Ridge Spring Poverty

Ridge Spring Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3908421.54%
White258218.14%
Hispanic301240.00%

17.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.52%

Male Poverty Rate

26.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ridge Spring

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ridge Spring is Hispanic, with 40.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ridge Spring is White, with 8.14% 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 16.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.80%
High School12.81%
Bachelors or Greater9.23%
Some College8.03%
Name Poverty
Female Employed10.99%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Ridge Spring Income

Ridge Spring Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,857$43,044
Families$48,095$53,816
Married Families$50,625-
Non Families$25,000$27,457

Ridge Spring Marital Status

Ridge Spring Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.6%

Male Marriage Rate

33.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Ridge Spring Married by Age and Sex

Ridge Spring Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Ridge Spring Marital Status by Race

Ridge Spring Veterans

56

Number of Veterans

50

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War39
Vietnam8
Second Gulf War8
Korea2
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6419
35 to 5419
65 to 7411
18 to 345
75+2
Name Veterans % of Total
Black308.82%
White2610.44%

$Ridge Spring Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ridge Spring Employment Status

46.3%

Labor Force Participation

43.3%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Ridge Spring 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

74.48%

Born in South Carolina

96.46%

Native Born

3.54%

Foreign Born

2.95%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.46% of Ridge Spring residents were born in the United States, with 74.48% having been born in South Carolina. 2.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202077070.92%
201976370.93%
201875640.53%
201775270.94%
20167450.00%
201574530.40%
201474210.13%
201374170.95%
201273410.14%
2011733-5-0.68%
20107380.00%