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People

Total Population 1,902
Male Share of the Population 45.4%
Female Share of the Population 54.6%
Senior Citizens 16.9%
Employed Population 16+ 532
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 47.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $37,105
% Above Poverty Level 68.5%
% Below Poverty Level 31.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 28.5%
Median Gross Rent $488
Median House Value $61,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 30.3%
US/American 0%
English 4%
Irish 16%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Ridgely Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 58 miles NW of Jackson, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 83 miles NE of Memphis, Tennessee
County Lake
Standard Zip Codes 38080
Phone Area Codes 731
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.263
Longitude -89.487

Ridgely Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CARUTHERSVILLE
Distance 12 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 43 F
Apr Temp 49 to 69 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 72 F
Annual Precip 49.8 inches
Station NEWBERN
Distance 16 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 44 F
Apr Temp 48 to 70 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 52.7 inches
Station DYERSBURG AP
Distance 17.8 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 46 F
Apr Temp 51 to 71 F
Jul Temp 72 to 91 F
Oct Temp 52 to 73 F
Annual Precip 50.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Ridgely, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Miston (38080)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Dyersburg 16,932 $52,500
Hornbeak 392 $41,719
Newbern 3,314 $41,635
Obion 1,071 $49,511
Samburg 180 $32,083
Tiptonville 4,396 $35,500

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Ridgely Public Libraries

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Ridgely Public Library
134 N. MAIN STREET
Ridgely, Tennessee
(731) 264-5809

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