Ridgecrest is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 29,217, it is the 249th largest city in California and the 1323rd largest city in the United States. Ridgecrest is currently growing at a rate of 0.42% annually and its population has increased by 5.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,616 in 2010. Ridgecrest reached it's highest population of 29,217 in 2021. Spanning over 22 miles, Ridgecrest has a population density of 1,399 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ridgecrest is $83,173 with a poverty rate of 12.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $879 per month, and the median house value is $180,300. The median age in Ridgecrest is 36 years, 35.1 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.4 males.