Total Population591
Male Share of the Population52.6%
Female Share of the Population47.4%
Senior Citizens14.2%
Employed Population 16+289
Age of the Population42


% of people married48.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.1%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0


Median Family Income$53,125
% Above Poverty Level86.7%
% Below Poverty Level13.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation1.4%


People Living Alone27%
Median Gross Rent$685
Median House Value$121,700


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21%

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

Ridgeway Almanac

Nearest Medium City 30 miles W of Madison, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City105 miles W of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Standard Zip Codes53582
Phone Area Codes608
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.

Ridgeway Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


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

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
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
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
Blue Mounds829$74,659
Spring Green1,709$69,743

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

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