Ridgeway, Virginia Population 2021

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Ridgeway is a city located in Henry County Virginia. With a 2020 population of 681, it is the 152nd largest city in Virginia and the 12009th largest city in the United States . Ridgeway is currently declining at a rate of -0.87% annually and its population has decreased by -8.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 742 in 2010. Ridgeway reached it's highest population of 737 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Ridgeway has a population density of 713 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ridgeway is $43,904 with a poverty rate of 29.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $571 per month, and the median house value is $104,400. The median age in Ridgeway is 34.9 years, 23.5 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.

Ridgeway Demographics

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

  • White: 80.37%
  • Black or African American: 10.41%
  • Other race: 8.89%
  • Two or more races: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ridgeway, Virginia is 681 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 699.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 742.

Ridgeway, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White74180.37%
Black or African American9610.41%
Some Other Race828.89%
Two or More Races30.33%
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Ridgeway Population by Race

Ridgeway Population Pyramid $2021

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Ridgeway Median Age

34.9


Total

23.5


Male

43.7


Female

Ridgeway Adults

There are 651 adults, (160 of whom are seniors) in Ridgeway.

Ridgeway Age Dependency

87.8

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Ridgeway Sex Ratio

Female

468

50.76%

Male

454

49.24%

Ridgeway Population by Age

Ridgeway Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ridgeway Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male81.8%18.2%
Married76.8%23.2%
All67.5%32.5%
Female65%35%
Non Family58.2%41.8%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ridgeway Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3602.5667.5
Non Family1581.0458.2
Married1513.6576.8
Female404.365
Male113.1881.8

3.69

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Ridgeway Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade427.27%
9th to 12th Grade539.17%
High School Graduate16228.03%
Some College13723.70%
Associates Degree10317.82%
Bachelors Degree6310.90%
Graduate Degree183.11%
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Ridgeway Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ridgeway Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White45538981
Black8457
Hispanic3937
Other Race2525

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 white people with a rate of 17.80%.

Ridgeway Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,250$35,417$29,167
Less Than 9th Grade$38,500$38,750$
High School Graduate$20,446$19,375$26,875
Some College$31,500$44,250$26,250
Bachelors Degree$45,000$$48,125
Graduate Degree$61,250$$61,250

$30,250

Average Earnings

$35,417

Average Male

$29,167

Average Female

Ridgeway Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ridgeway Language by Age

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Ridgeway Language

90.76% of Ridgeway residents speak only English, while 9.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.21% of the population.

Ridgeway Language

Ridgeway Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White71217124.02%
Hispanic1118273.87%
Other8282100.00%
Black962222.92%

29.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.34%

Male Poverty Rate

23.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ridgeway

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ridgeway is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ridgeway is Black, with 22.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.33%.

Ridgeway Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School29.63%
Some College20.83%
Less Than 9th Grade12.63%
Bachelors or Greater3.70%

Ridgeway Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed65.22%
Male Unemployed57.14%
Male Employed17.71%
Female Employed4.62%

Ridgeway Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ridgeway Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,321$43,904
Families$53,000$56,782
Married Families$44,250-
Non Families$20,833$25,220
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Income by Household Type

Ridgeway Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

37.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Ridgeway Married by Age and Sex

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Ridgeway Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ridgeway Marital Status by Race

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Ridgeway Marital Status

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44

Number of Veterans

41

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
First Gulf War8
Second Gulf War5
Korea4
World War II

Ridgeway Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7423
35 to 5411
75+4
55 to 644
18 to 342

Ridgeway Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White427.82%
Black22.25%

Ridgeway Veterans by Race

Ridgeway Veterans by Education

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18.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ridgeway Veterans by Education

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58.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ridgeway Employment by Age

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Ridgeway Employment by Race

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Ridgeway 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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64.43%

Born in Ridgeway

95.55%

Native Born

4.45%

Foreign Born

2.71%

Non Citizen

1.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.55% of Ridgeway residents were born in the United States, with 64.43% having been born in Virginia. 2.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ridgeway Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021681-6-0.87%
2020687-6-0.87%
2019693-6-0.86%
2018699-4-0.57%
2017703-3-0.42%
2016706-4-0.56%
2015710-4-0.56%
2014714-6-0.83%
2013720-5-0.69%
2012725-6-0.82%
2011731-6-0.81%
20107370.00%

Ridgeway Population by Year