Ringgold is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,700 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Ringgold is the 188th largest community in Georgia. Much of the housing stock in Ringgold was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Ringgold economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Ringgold, where the median household income is $37,823.00.
Ringgold is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ringgold is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ringgold who work in office and administrative support (17.87%), healthcare (11.71%), and sales jobs (10.73%).
As is often the case in a small city, Ringgold doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Ringgold rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.72% of adults 25 and older in Ringgold have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Ringgold in 2010 was $18,357, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,428 for a family of four. However, Ringgold contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ringgold is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ringgold home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ringgold residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Ringgold also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.97% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ringgold include Irish, German, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Ringgold is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.