Ridgeland Information

Ridgeland Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ridgeland, MS

General Ridgeland Information

State: Mississippi

County: Madison County

Close cities: Madison, MS, Flora, MS, Clinton, MS, Pearl, MS, Brandon, MS, Tougaloo, MS, Whitfield, MS, Flowood, MS, Jackson, MS

Ridgeland Population (census data)
Total 21,495 (+6.5% since 2000)
Male 10,174 (47.3%)
Female 11,321 (52.7%)

Population Density: 1,350 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 88.2 (US Avg is 100)

Ridgeland Elevation: 353 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1899

Land Area: 15.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $55,788

Zip Codes: 39158, and 39157.

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Ridgeland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (76.3%)
  • Black (18.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Asian Indian (1.4%)
  • Chinese (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (10.9%)
  • United States (10.3%)
  • Irish (10.2%)
  • German (7.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.0%)
  • Scottish (3.5%)
Foriegn Born: 658 people (3.1%)
  • Asia (83.3%)
  • Africa (16.7%)

Local Ridgeland Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: New Orleans Saints, Tennessee Titans
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, , Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators,
NCAA Sports: Jackson State University, Mississippi Valley State University

Ridgeland School Information

High Schools
Ridgeland High School (586 Sunnybrook Road, Ridgeland, MS, 39157 - Madison County School District District)
Middle Schools
Olde Towne Middle (210 Sunnybrook Road, Ridgeland, MS, 39158 - Madison County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Ann Smith Elementary (306 Pear Orchard Road, Ridgeland, MS, 39158 - Madison County School District District)
Highland Elementary (330 Brame Road, Ridgeland, MS, 39157 - Madison County School District District)

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