Ridge Farm, IL Population

By | January 13, 2021

Population: 912. Estimated population in 2021: 877 (-3.8% change)
Males: 447 (49.0%), Females: 465 (51.0%)

Vermilion County

Zip code: 61870

Median resident age: 38.2 years
Median household income: $33,333
Median house value: $44,400

Races in Ridge Farm:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.1%)

Ancestries: United States (22.4%), German (17.7%), Irish (12.0%), English (7.8%), Italian (2.7%), Dutch (2.4%).

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 3.1 square miles

Map of Ridge Farm, IL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ridge Farm

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ridge Farm village

  • Never married: 15.6%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

0.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -26 (-2.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ridge Farm:

  • UNITED SAMARITANS MED CENTER-LOGAN (about 17 miles; DANVILLE, IL)
  • PARIS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; PARIS, IL)
  • WEST CENTRAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 22 miles; CLINTON, IN)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ridge Farm:

  • TERRE HAUTE INTERNATIONAL-HULMAN FIELD (about 40 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Abbreviation: HUF)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS-WILLARD (about 44 miles; CHAMPAIGN/URBANA, IL; Abbreviation: CMI)
  • COLES COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 52 miles; MATTOON/CHARLESTON, IL; Abbreviation: MTO)

Other public-use airports nearest to Ridge Farm:

  • EDGAR COUNTY (about 14 miles; PARIS, IL; Abbreviation: PRG)
  • VERMILION COUNTY (about 21 miles; DANVILLE, IL; Abbreviation: DNV)
  • CLINTON (about 23 miles; CLINTON, IN; Abbreviation: 1I7)

Amtrak station near Ridge Farm:

  • 16 miles: DANVILLE (MC DONALD’S, GILBERT ST.) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ridge Farm:

  • INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 34 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 9,597)
  • IVY TECH STATE COLLEGE-WABASH VALLEY (about 39 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,099)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN (about 44 miles; Champaign, IL; Full-time enrollment: 36,284)
  • EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 46 miles; CHARLESTON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,582)
  • PARKLAND COLLEGE (about 46 miles; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,186)
  • DEPAUW UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; GREENCASTLE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,197)
  • LAKE LAND COLLEGE (about 58 miles; MATTOON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,666)

Public primary/middle school in Ridge Farm:

  • RIDGE FARM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 201; Location: 305 S STATE ST; Grades: 04 – 05)

Libraries

Library in Ridge Farm:

  • ELWOOD TWP. CARNEGIE P.L. (Operating income: $37,461; Location: 104 N. STATE ST.; 8,719 books; 102 audio materials; 104 video materials; 26 serial subscriptions)

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