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Demographics

People

Total Population813
Male Share of the Population50.6%
Female Share of the Population49.4%
Senior Citizens21.3%
Employed Population 16+318
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married57.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.4%
Median Earnings25+$30,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$40,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,875

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,083
% Above Poverty Level78.8%
% Below Poverty Level21.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home6.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.9%
Median Gross Rent$523
Median House Value$119,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)34.3%
English8.1%
German7.4%
Irish4.7%
French Except Basque1.8%
Italian1.2%
Dutch1.1%
Scottish0.7%
Danishn0.5%
Russian0.4%
Welsh0.4%
Polish0.4%
Canadian0.2%
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Ridgeway Almanac

CategoryValue
County Henry County
Standard Zip Codes24148
Phone Area Codes276
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude36.57
Approximate Longitude-79.85

Ridgeway Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMARTINSVILLE FILTER PLT
Distance8.5 miles
Jan Temp22 to 46 F
Apr Temp38 to 69 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 70 F
Annual Precip45.6 inches
StationPHILPOTT DAM 2
Distance17.3 miles
Jan Temp26 to 46 F
Apr Temp42 to 68 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp44 to 70 F
Annual Precip50.3 inches
StationDANBURY 5 SE
Distance20.3 miles
Jan Temp26 to 48 F
Apr Temp42 to 70 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 71 F
Annual Precip48 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Danville42,360$44,329
Martinsville13,551$46,713
Stuart1,639$31,818

Ridgeway Public Schools

Drewry Mason Elem
45 Drewry Mason Drive
ZIP: 24148
(276) 956-3154
Primary
Total Enrollment 434
Magna Vista High
701 Magna Vista School Rd
ZIP: 24148
(276) 956-3147
High
Total Enrollment 1011
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