Ridgway is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 821 people and just one neighborhood, Ridgway is the 668th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Ridgway, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.40% of Ridgway’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Ridgway is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ridgway who work in office and administrative support (14.91%), sales jobs (7.76%) and healthcare (7.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The village is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Ridgway has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Ridgway a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small village, Ridgway doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.