Ridgway, Illinois Population 2022

847
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Ridgway is a city located in Gallatin County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 847, it is the 733rd largest city in Illinois and the 15912th largest city in the United States. Ridgway is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -0.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 851 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Ridgway has a population density of 963 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ridgway is $58,917 with a poverty rate of 12.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $518 per month, and the median house value is $67,400. The median age in Ridgway is 43.6 years, 42.7 years for males, and 45.5 years for females.

Ridgway Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ridgwaywas:

  • White: 92.42%
  • Two or more races: 6.86%
  • Asian: 0.72%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ridgway, Illinois is 847 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 851.

Ridgway, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White76892.42%
Asian60.72%
Two or More Races576.86%
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Ridgway Population by Race

Ridgway Population Pyramid 2022

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Ridgway Median Age

42.3


Total

38.6


Male

48.5


Female

Ridgway Adults

There are 693 adults, (238 of whom are seniors) in Ridgway.

Ridgway Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

52.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Ridgway Sex Ratio

Female

453

54.51%

Male

378

45.49%

Ridgway Population by Age

Ridgway Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ridgway Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All73.9%26.1%
Non Family72.4%27.6%
Male60.6%39.4%
Female59.3%40.7%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ridgway Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4451.8773.9
Married1522.587.5
Male711.7660.6
Female592.6159.3
Non Family1631.0672.4

2.26

Average Family Size

1.87

Average Household Size

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Ridgway Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade254.03%
9th to 12th Grade284.51%
High School Graduate23537.84%
Some College13521.74%
Associates Degree7612.24%
Bachelors Degree9915.94%
Graduate Degree233.70%
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Ridgway Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ridgway Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian666
2+ Races20209
White577533107
Hispanic189

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Ridgway Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,476$51,607$30,104
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,823$31,645$33,750
Some College$34,808$51,000$26,607
Bachelors Degree$54,861$58,750$34,167
Graduate Degree$68,977$$68,523

$40,476

Average Earnings

$51,607

Average Male

$30,104

Average Female

Ridgway Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ridgway Language by Age

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Ridgway Language

98.89% of Ridgway residents speak only English, while 1.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Ridgway Language

Ridgway Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White750699.20%
OtherNaN%
Multiple573154.39%

12.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.29%

Male Poverty Rate

17.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ridgway

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ridgway is White, with 9.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ridgway is Multiple, with 54.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.58%.

Ridgway Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.42%
High School8.51%
Some College0.00%
Bachelors or Greater9.84%

Ridgway Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed37.50%
Female Employed18.24%
Female Unemployed33.33%

Ridgway Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ridgway Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,575$57,407
Families$53,958$67,731
Married Families$76,000-
Non Families$30,697$32,625
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Income by Household Type

Ridgway Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Ridgway Married by Age and Sex

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Ridgway 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 55-64.

Ridgway Marital Status by Race

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Ridgway Marital Status

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63

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3
First Gulf War28
Vietnam23
Korea7
World War II

Ridgway Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5431
55 to 647
65 to 7410
75+15

Ridgway Veterans by Age

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Ridgway Veterans by Race

Ridgway Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ridgway Veterans by Education

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61.4%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Ridgway Employment by Age

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Ridgway Employment by Race

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Ridgway 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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64.74%

Born in Ridgway

99.28%

Native Born

0.72%

Foreign Born

0.72%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.28% of Ridgway residents were born in the United States, with 64.74% having been born in Illinois. 0.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Ridgway Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108690.00%
2011867-2-0.23%
2012865-2-0.23%
2013863-2-0.23%
2014861-2-0.23%
2015859-2-0.23%
2016857-2-0.23%
2017855-2-0.23%
2018853-2-0.23%
2019851-2-0.23%
20208510.00%
2021849-2-0.24%
2022847-2-0.24%

Ridgway Population by Year