Ridgway is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 932 people and just one neighborhood, Ridgway is the 158th largest community in Colorado. Much of the housing stock in Ridgway was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Ridgway economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Ridgway, where the median household income is $59,712.
Real Estate Prices
Ridgway home prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, but Ridgway real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ridgway is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ridgway is a town of professionals, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ridgway who work in management occupations (13.79%), teaching (10.91%) and sales jobs (10.49%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small town, Ridgway does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.