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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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 about Scout's Demographic Data

Ridgefield Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
10,319

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.3%
5 - 17:
23.9%
18 - 24:
3.8%
25 - 34:
16.9%
35 - 54:
26.9%
55 - 64:
10.5%
Over 65 Years:
10.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
5.3%
5.3%
98.2%
98.2%
34.6%
34.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Ridgefield
USA
$38,169
$38,169
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Ridgefield
USA
$95,344
$95,344
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.7%

Employment Industries in Ridgefield

 
Healthcare
Other
Retail
Transportation
Manufacturing
Education
Public Service
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Construction
Finance
Wholesale
Administration
Arts
19.7%
19.7%
9.9%
9.9%
9.0%
9.0%
8.5%
8.5%
7.6%
7.6%
7.5%
7.5%
7.1%
7.1%
6.0%
6.0%
5.3%
5.3%
4.6%
4.6%
4.6%
4.6%
3.2%
3.2%
2.9%
2.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Asian
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Black or African American
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
88.5%
88.5%
3.8%
3.8%
3.7%
3.7%
1.9%
1.9%
1.3%
1.3%
0.6%
0.6%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
English
German
Italian
European
French
Norwegian
Dutch
Swedish
Scottish
Czech
British
Danish
Welsh
Scandinavian
Eastern European
Finnish
Scots-Irish
Greek
Swiss
17.3%
17.3%
15.3%
15.3%
12.8%
12.8%
6.1%
6.1%
5.5%
5.5%
5.4%
5.4%
5.2%
5.2%
3.1%
3.1%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.4%
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.2%
1.2%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Slavic languages
Korean
Russian
French
Scandinavian languages
German/Yiddish
Pacific Island languages
Japanese
Persian
Chinese
African languages
Arabic
Hungarian
Native American languages
Navajo
Tagalog
Other Asian languages
Vietnamese
90.5%
90.5%
3.6%
3.6%
3.1%
3.1%
2.5%
2.5%
1.7%
1.7%
0.9%
0.9%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Ridgefield Residents:
5.7%