ridgecrest Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 459 3.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 3,986 26.5 % 32.8 %
Some College 5,363 35.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,415 22.7 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,831 12.2 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 13,488 89.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,351 28.9 % 28.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 28,282 - -
19 years old and under 8,165 28.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 9,152 32.4 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 7,205 25.5 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 3,760 13.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 22,309 91.1 % 84.8 %
Spanish 2,001 8.2 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 181 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,593 26.5 % 33.2 %
Married 5,287 54.1 % 50.6 %
Separated 389 4.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,509 15.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 12,533 - -
Occupied Housing Units 10,948 87.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,585 12.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 8,468 67.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 521 4.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 927 7.4 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,151 9.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 479 3.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 193 1.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 127 1.0 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 632 5.0 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 35 0.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,166 9.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 4,190 33.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,762 30.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,243 9.9 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,357 10.8 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 73 0.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,166 9.3 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 9,545 76.2 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 75 0.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 145 1.2 % 1.9 %
None 17 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 21,761 81.1 % 75.7 %
African-American 1,578 5.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 263 1.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,704 6.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,483 5.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 61,480 53,657
Median Family Income 70,645 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 27,954 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 96.67 %
  • Temperature 101.7 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.11 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 19.98
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 7.11 %
6.0 2.24 %
7.0 0.46 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com