Ridgecrest is a city located in Louisiana. Ridgecrest has a 2020 population of 570. Ridgecrest is currently declining at a rate of -1.89% annually and its population has decreased by -16.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 680 in 2010.
The average household income in Ridgecrest is $38,582 with a poverty rate of 51.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $492 per month, and the median house value is $46,900. The median age in Ridgecrest is 25.9 years, 23.9 years for males, and 29 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ridgecrestwas:
99.71% of Ridgecrest residents speak only English, while 0.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.29% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ridgecrest is White, with 56.88% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ridgecrest is Multiple, with 59.26% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 18.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 79.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.01%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ridgecrest
99.65% of Ridgecrest residents were born in the United States, with 55.61% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.