Ridgefield is a city located in Fairfield County Connecticut. Ridgefield has a 2020 population of 8,244. Ridgefield is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,645 in 2010.
The average household income in Ridgefield is $206,560 with a poverty rate of 1.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,832 per month, and the median house value is $650,400. The median age in Ridgefield is 46.4 years, 46 years for males, and 46.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ridgefieldwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
88.86% of Ridgefield residents speak only English, while 11.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.35% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ridgefield is White, with 1.24% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ridgefield is Multiple, with 1.09% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.12%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ridgefield
86.47% of Ridgefield residents were born in the United States, with 33.08% having been born in Connecticut. 4.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.