ridgecrest Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 553 3.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 4,497 29.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 5,036 33.0 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,404 22.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,765 11.6 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 13,760 90.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,302 28.2 % 28.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 28,489 - -
19 years old and under 8,331 29.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 9,258 32.5 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 7,139 25.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 3,761 13.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 21,628 87.6 % 84.6 %
Spanish 2,873 11.6 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 192 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,256 23.5 % 33.5 %
Married 5,479 57.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 405 4.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,470 15.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 12,718 - -
Occupied Housing Units 11,037 86.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,681 13.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 8,636 67.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 528 4.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 946 7.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,164 9.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 408 3.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 119 0.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 189 1.5 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 698 5.5 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 30 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,061 8.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 4,142 32.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,784 29.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,307 10.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,382 10.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 219 1.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,205 9.5 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 9,550 75.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 58 0.5 % 4.1 %
Wood 173 1.4 % 1.8 %
None 51 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 21,455 79.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,325 4.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 226 0.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,940 7.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,102 7.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 59,936 55,775
Median Family Income 71,675 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 27,824 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 84.38 %
  • Temperature 87.62 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.02 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.75
    [CDD] 7.3
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