Ridgefield, CT
Demographic Data



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Ridgefield Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Ridgefield Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
25,187

Age

PEOPLE OF Connecticut DETAILS
Under 5 Years 4.48
5 To 17 23.86
18 To 24 4.73
25 To 34 4.85
35 To 54 30.70
55 To 64 15.22
65 Years And Over 16.15

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 2.9
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 98.2
COLLEGE GRADUATES 76.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Ridgefield 78363 67024.65785675339 #6EBE44
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Ridgefield 151399 70027.15836397697 #6EBE44
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
2.3%

Employment Industries in Ridgefield

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 16.3
Finance 12.9
Education 10.9
Healthcare 10.1
Manufacturing 9.2
Retail 7.7
Construction 5.5
Arts 3.5
Accommodation 3.5
Other 3.4
Information Technology 3.2
Wholesale 3.1
Real estate 2.9
Administration 2.4
Transportation 2.2

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 88.6
Black Or African American 0.9
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.0
Asian 3.2
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 5.3

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 25.0
Italian 20.5
German 15.8
English 12.2
Polish 5.6
Russian 3.9
French 2.3
Scottish 2.2
Swedish 1.8
British 1.6
Hungarian 1.6
Welsh 1.5
European 1.5
Austrian 1.3
Eastern European 1.1
Norwegian 1.0
Ukrainian 0.6
Dutch 0.6
Danish 0.6
Swiss 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 89.0
Spanish 3.4
Langs. of India 1.7
Polish 1.0
German/Yiddish 0.9
Italian 0.7
Portuguese 0.6
French 0.6
Chinese 0.5
African languages 0.4
Korean 0.2
Russian 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.2
Scandinavian languages 0.2
West Germanic languages 0.1
Serbo-Croatian 0.1
Hungarian 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Tagalog 0.0

Foreign Born Ridgefield Residents:
11.6%