Ridgeland strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in South Carolina):
Well-Paid Single Men
Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Ridgeland to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in South Carolina (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||27 miles N of Savannah, Georgia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||153 miles N of Jacksonville, Florida|
|Standard Zip Codes||29912, 29936|
|Phone Area Codes||843|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||RIDGELAND 5 NE|
|Jan Temp||37 to 59 F|
|Apr Temp||53 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||72 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||56 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||51.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||39 to 58 F|
|Apr Temp||55 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||74 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||57 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||48.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||36 to 61 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 79 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||52.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.02|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||192||7.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,618|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||51.9%|
|French (except Basque)||1.3%|
According to the US Postal Service, Ridgeland, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Coosawhatchie (29912, 29936)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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JASPER COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
1913 GRAYS HWY
Serves 824 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19.2
RIDGELAND CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION
EAST FRONTAGE RD.
A Non-traditional School
Serves 95 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 79.2
BEAUFORT-JASPER CAREER CTR
ROUTE 1 BOX 127
A Vocational School
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Boston, Georgia||77.6||31.8%||13.1%||5.1%||26||$23,920||6.8%||69.2%||1,417||32.9%||39.5||0.5%||5.7|
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