Ridgeville is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 1,836 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ridgeville is the 152nd largest community in South Carolina.
When you are in Ridgeville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.78% of Ridgeville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Ridgeville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ridgeville who work in office and administrative support (13.49%), maintenance occupations (9.54%), and sales jobs (9.21%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Ridgeville is worth considering.
One downside of living in Ridgeville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.19 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Ridgeville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Ridgeville has a very low overall level of education: only 7.16% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Ridgeville in 2010 was $6,907, which is low income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $27,628 for a family of four.
Ridgeville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ridgeville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ridgeville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Ridgeville include English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Ridgeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.