Ridgeway is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 450 people and just one neighborhood, Ridgeway is the 435th largest community in Missouri. Much of the housing stock in Ridgeway was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Ridgeway isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ridgeway are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ridgeway is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ridgeway who work in maintenance occupations (15.10%), food service (15.10%) and sales jobs (14.58%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Ridgeway’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Ridgeway has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Ridgeway has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ridgeway than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ridgeway may be for you.