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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Ridgeland is $35,869, which is much higher than the state average of $20,956 and is higher than the national average of $28,555. Ridgeland median household income is $55,012, which has grown by 27.74% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 25.96% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Ridgeland residents spend 18.1 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 23.4 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #8

Ridgeland, MS
35,869 USD
Mississippi
20,956 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Ridgeland, MS
35,521 USD
Mississippi
26,188 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Ridgeland, MS
38,514 USD
Mississippi
31,341 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Ridgeland, MS
33,252 USD
Mississippi
21,815 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #29
Ridgeland, MS
55,012 USD
Mississippi
39,464 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Ridgeland, MS
80,769 USD
Mississippi
54,881 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #115
Ridgeland, MS
27.74%
Mississippi
25.96%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Ridgeland, MSMississippiU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income17.03%$17,030, see rank12.73%$12,90621.11%$16,919
Social Security Income18.16%$17,858, see rank32.95%$16,06529.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income1.97%$2,077, see rank2.82%$2,8402.82%$3,720
Retirement Income14.43%$31,963, see rank17.70%$19,86917.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Ridgeland, MS
69,352 USD
Mississippi
49,125 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Ridgeland, MS
103,674 USD
Mississippi
64,194 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Ridgeland, MSMississippiU.S.
White$63,555, see rank$48,738$56,900
Black$46,997, see rank$26,384$35,600
Hispanic$70,332, see rank$38,802$42,396
Asian$53,088, see rank$51,584$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$72,891, see rank$36,379$37,170
One Race, Other$37,019, see rank$34,671$40,300
Two or More Races$67,667, see rank$33,695$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Ridgeland, MSMississippiU.S.
less than 25$36,042, see rank$21,311$25,788
25 to 44$54,789, see rank$43,119$58,398
45 to 64$66,303, see rank$45,830$65,027
65 or over$44,126, see rank$29,690$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Ridgeland, MSMississippiU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over19,115, see rank2,323,223248,775,628
Male18,768, 45.87%, see rank47.84%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:26,855, 78.18%, see rank62.99%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces298, 1.12%, see rank0.81%0.73%
Male, Civilian26,757, 77.06%, see rank62.18%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed36,436, 95.25%, see rank89.08%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed3321, 4.75%, see rank10.92%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force21,913, 21.82%, see rank37.01%30.72%
Female110,347, 54.13%, see rank52.16%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:26,851, 66.21%, see rank54.20%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces220, 0.19%, see rank0.16%0.11%
Female, Civilian26,831, 66.02%, see rank54.05%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed36,536, 95.68%, see rank89.05%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed3295, 4.32%, see rank10.95%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force23,496, 33.79%, see rank45.80%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Ridgeland, MSMississippiU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over12,946, 100%1,183,892141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone11,719, 90.52%, see rank84.13%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled776, 5.99%, see rank10.20%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank0.41%5.06%
Walked141, 1.09%, see rank1.58%2.78%
Other Means52, 0.40%, see rank1.42%1.79%
Worked at Home258, 1.99%, see rank2.25%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Ridgeland, MS
18.1 minutes
Mississippi
23.4 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Ridgeland, MSMississippiU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over12,9721,198,828143,435,233
Male16,436, 49.61%, see rank51.35%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations22,430, 37.76%, see rank25.36%33.12%
Service Occupations2847, 13.16%, see rank14.55%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations21,612, 25.05%, see rank15.12%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations25, 0.08%, see rank1.57%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2417, 6.48%, see rank11.81%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2871, 13.53%, see rank23.91%17.94%
Female16,536, 50.39%, see rank48.65%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations23,691, 56.47%, see rank37.22%40.04%
Service Occupations2735, 11.25%, see rank21.48%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations21,871, 28.63%, see rank32.79%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.25%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations235, 0.54%, see rank0.35%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2195, 2.98%, see rank7.58%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Ridgeland, MSMississippiU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over12,972, 100%1,198,828143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining10, 0.08%, see rank3.09%1.96%
Construction667, 5.14%, see rank6.72%6.17%
Manufacturing813, 6.27%, see rank13.07%10.43%
Wholesale Trade399, 3.08%, see rank2.59%2.75%
Retail Trade1,952, 15.05%, see rank11.80%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities392, 3.02%, see rank5.62%4.93%
Information398, 3.07%, see rank1.37%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing905, 6.98%, see rank4.84%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
1,244, 9.59%, see rank6.38%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance3,639, 28.05%, see rank24.49%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
1,127, 8.69%, see rank9.46%9.49%
Public Administration1,000, 7.71%, see rank5.69%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration426, 3.28%, see rank4.87%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Ridgeland, MS%MississippiU.S.
Population in Poverty2,3629.86%, see rank22.64%15.59%
Family in Poverty3776.43%, see rank17.72%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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