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Ridgeland, MS: What you need to know

Looking to move to Ridgeland , MS? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Ridgeland , MS real estate. 

From old-time Southern charm to modern amenities, Ridgeland has it all – good schools, low cost of living, affordable housing, low taxes and scenic splendor. Although the state capital, Jackson, is minutes away, Ridgeland has maintained its autonomy as a retail and business center flanked by several industrial parks and the Central Mississippi Industrial Center.

 

Ridgeland, MS City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 24,276
Median Age 34
Median Household Income $56,747
Median Home Price $176,100
Walkscore 28

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Health in Ridgeland , MS

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Ridgeland, MS Demographics

Median Population in Ridgeland , MS

Median Age 33.7%
Age 18 Over 76.1%
Age 21 Over 72.5%
Age 62 Over 14.3%
Age 65 Over 11.5%

Race in Ridgeland , MS

  Ethnicity White 54.8%
  Ethnicity Black 36.3%
  Ethnicity Asian 4.6%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 4.3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Other 2.8%

Population By Gender in Ridgeland , MS

  Male 46.1%
  Female 53.9%

Language in Ridgeland , MS

  English Only 91.5%
  English Other 8.5%

Economics in Ridgeland , MS

  Median Household Income $56,747
  Median Home Price $176,100
  Homes Owned 52.7%
  Homes Rent 47.3%
  Median Property Rent $969

 
COMMUTE TIME: 18 MINUTES
in Ridgeland , MS

Commute Types in Ridgeland , MS

  Walked 1%
  Worked at Home 2.2%
  Public Transportation 0.2%
  Other Means 0.2%
  Drove Alone 90.3%
  Carpooled 6.2%

28/100
WALK SCORE
for Ridgeland , MS

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 99
In Ridgeland , MS

 
6.8% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Ridgeland , MS