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Demographics

People

Total Population636
Male Share of the Population52.4%
Female Share of the Population47.6%
Senior Citizens13.2%
Employed Population 16+344
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married46.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.9%
Median Earnings25+$34,583
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,208

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,385
% Above Poverty Level92.2%
% Below Poverty Level7.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone26.6%
Median Gross Rent$733
Median House Value$130,100

Ancestry

German34.3%
Irish25.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.1%
Norwegian10.8%
English8.6%
Swiss4.9%
French Except Basque4.4%
Czech3.5%
Polish2.2%
Greek1.3%
Scottish1.1%
Swedish0.8%
Welsh0.6%
Italian0.3%
Luxemburger0.3%
Icelander0.2%
Canadian0.2%
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Ridgeway Almanac

CategoryValue
County Iowa County
Standard Zip Codes53582
Phone Area Codes608
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.99
Approximate Longitude-89.99

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)

StationDODGEVILLE
Distance6.5 miles
Jan Temp6 to 25 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 60 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches
StationPRAIRIE DU SAC 2 N
Distance25.3 miles
Jan Temp6 to 25 F
Apr Temp36 to 56 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 60 F
Annual Precip31 inches
StationCHARMANY FARM
Distance26 miles
Jan Temp6 to 24 F
Apr Temp35 to 54 F
Jul Temp60 to 81 F
Oct Temp38 to 59 F
Annual Precip33.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arena884$64,583
Barneveld1,311$91,250
Blue Mounds890$79,464
Dodgeville4,761$76,912
Hollandale283$63,750
Spring Green1,659$71,333

Ridgeway Public Schools

Ridgeway Elementary
208 Jarvis St
ZIP: 53582
(608) 924-3461
Primary
Total Enrollment 164
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