Ridgeland is located close to the center of Mississippi. Ridgeland is part of Madison County. Ridgeland has 19.61 square miles of land area and 1.76 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Ridgeland population is 24,209, which has grown 20.01% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 4.91% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Ridgeland median household income is $55,012 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 27.74% since 2000. The 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%. Ridgeland median house value is $179,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 51.31% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.18% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Ridgeland is much better than the state average in quality. The Ridgeland area code is 601.