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Ridgeway, AK (Alaska) Houses and Residents

Ridgeway,AK index of house prices

Total population: 2,022 (Urban population: 456 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 1,525 (19 farm, 1,506 nonfarm))

Houses: 956 (723 occupied: 685 owner occupied, 140 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

17%
State:

36%

Housing density: 57 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $279,528.

Median contract rent in 2015: $950 (lower quartile is $670, upper quartile is $724)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $843


Median gross rent in Ridgeway, AK in 2015: $1,150

Housing units in Ridgeway with a mortgage: 278 (43 second mortgage, 43 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 140

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $123,957

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $67,738

Median monthly housing costs: $1,180


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Ridgeway, Alaska Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $259,600 (it was $128,800 in 2000)
Ridgeway:

$259,600
Alaska:

$259,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $145,561 - $395,644

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $295,351
Here:

$295,351
State:

$295,806

Mobile homes: $62,040
Here:

$62,040
State:

$51,692
Median year house/condo built: 1983

Median year apartment built: 1984

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,981
  • In family households: 1,731 (442 male householders, 115 female householders)
    480 spouses, 627 children (539 natural, 33 adopted, 55 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 5 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 19 other relatives, 43 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 250 (104 male householders (68 living alone)), 93 female householders (73 living alone)), 53 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 246 2-persons, 118 3-persons, 134 4-persons, 29 5-persons, 27 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 141 1-person, 56 2-persons.

423 married couples with children.
112 single-parent households (33 men, 79 women).

97.5% of residents of Ridgeway speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (84% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 53 (2.7%)
(28.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

3.9

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Ridgeway, Alaska:

  • 14no bedroom
  • 271 bedroom
  • 772 bedrooms
  • 2633 bedrooms
  • 1044 bedrooms
  • 335+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Ridgeway population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ridgeway, Alaska:

  • 31no bedroom
  • 231 bedroom
  • 982 bedrooms
  • 473 bedrooms
  • 64 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Ridgeway population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Ridgeway in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 7no vehicle
  • 1301 vehicle
  • 2422 vehicles
  • 943 vehicles
  • 364 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Ridgeway population

Cars and other vehicles available in Ridgeway in renter-occupied apartments

  • 21no vehicle
  • 691 vehicle
  • 962 vehicles
  • 73 vehicles
  • 124 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Ridgeway population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Ridgeway, Alaska:

  • 71 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 143 rooms
  • 554 rooms
  • 1245 rooms
  • 706 rooms
  • 637 rooms
  • 838 rooms
  • 889+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Ridgeway population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Ridgeway, Alaska:

  • 241 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 283 rooms
  • 654 rooms
  • 405 rooms
  • 206 rooms
  • 147 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Ridgeway population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Ridgeway, AK household income distribution

  • Ridgeway, AK household income distribution
  • 54Less than $10,000
  • 16$10,000 to $14,999
  • 52$15,000 to $19,999
  • 43$20,000 to $24,999
  • 32$25,000 to $29,999
  • 15$30,000 to $34,999
  • 81$35,000 to $39,999
  • 45$40,000 to $44,999
  • 34$45,000 to $49,999
  • 63$50,000 to $59,999
  • 77$60,000 to $74,999
  • 121$75,000 to $99,999
  • 67$100,000 to $124,999
  • 20$125,000 to $149,999
  • 15$150,000 to $199,999
  • 19$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Ridgeway, AK

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Ridgeway, AK
  • 14$35,000 to $39,999
  • 12$50,000 to $59,999
  • 66$70,000 to $79,999
  • 9$80,000 to $89,999
  • 30$100,000 to $124,999
  • 43$125,000 to $149,999
  • 9$150,000 to $174,999
  • 8$175,000 to $199,999
  • 135$200,000 to $249,999
  • 63$250,000 to $299,999
  • 138$300,000 to $399,999
  • 162$400,000 to $499,999
  • 10$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Ridgeway, AK

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Ridgeway, AK
  • 2$400 to $449
  • 6$450 to $499
  • 11$600 to $649
  • 3$750 to $799
  • 21$800 to $899
  • 15$900 to $999
  • 35$1,000 to $1,249
  • 34$1,250 to $1,499
  • 11No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 61995 to March 2000
  • 31990 to 1994
  • 151985 to 1989
  • 31980 to 1984
  • 71975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 111965 to 1969
  • 8Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Ridgeway population
Ridgeway commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 25
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 149
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 164
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 169
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 113
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 23
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 62
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 15
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 45
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 0
  • 90 or more minutes: 63
Ridgeway, AK Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 95.2%
Number of people working at home: 48 (5.5% of all workers)

Ridgeway mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 693 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 85 (10%)
  • Walked: 19 (2%)
  • Other means: 31 (4%)
  • Worked at home: 48 (5%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 287
 Other groups: 232
 English: 200
 Irish: 123
 Swedish: 88
 United States or American: 78
 Norwegian: 72
 Scotch-Irish: 71
 Scottish: 63
 Finnish: 59
 French (except Basque): 36
 Italian: 31
 Czech: 27
 Dutch: 26
 Scandinavian: 26
 British: 25
 Danish: 22
 Polish: 19
 Australian: 17
 Slovak: 16
 European: 12
 Belgian: 9
 Ukrainian: 9
 Canadian: 8
 Austrian: 6
 French Canadian: 6
 Portuguese: 4
 Russian: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 40%Mexico
  • 36%Canada
  • 13%Australia
  • 11%Sweden

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 583
  • Northeast: 40
  • Midwest: 307
  • South: 183
  • West: 809

52% of Ridgeway residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 68% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 35% lived in Alaska.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 23
  • 11th grade: 16
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 184
  • Less than 1 year of college: 35
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 122
  • Associate degree: 67
  • Bachelor's degree: 95
  • Master's degree: 40
  • Professional school degree: 12
  • Doctorate degree: 7

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 14
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 18
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 149
  • Less than 1 year of college: 53
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 130
  • Associate degree: 74
  • Bachelor's degree: 113
  • Master's degree: 100
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 6

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.8%Females
Ridgeway marital status for males
Ridgeway marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 687
  • One, attached: 13
  • Two: 53
  • 3 or 4: 8
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • Mobile homes: 132
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 56

Median worth of mobile homes: $65,612

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 12%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 12%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Ridgeway:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 88.4%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Wood
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Electricity

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 82.4%Utility gas
  • 4.4%Wood
  • 3.4%Electricity
  • 3.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.4%Other fuel
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 59
Here:

23.2%
Alaska:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 8
Here:

5.1%
Alaska:

5.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

8.9%
Alaska:

14.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)