Ridgecrest, FL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Ridgecrest Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Ridgecrest Content

Also See: Largo, FL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Ridgecrest, Florida - Basic Facts

The Ridgecrest Census Designated Place had a population of 2,714 as of July 1, 2016. Ridgecrest ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Ridgecrest is located at latitude 27.8955 and longitude -82.8047 in Pinellas County. The formal boundaries for the Ridgecrest Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pinellas County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 56 feet.

The Ridgecrest Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403476) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Ridgecrest Census Designated Place is located within Clearwater CCD of Pinellas County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ridgecrest population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Ridgecrest Census Designated Place, FL Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | FL Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Clearwater CCD | Pinellas County | Florida Counties

Search the map for:

Ridgecrest, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,714
Population in Households 2,710
Population in Familes 2,267
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 4,591
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 897
Average Household Size 3.02
Family Households 647
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 962 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 529 (55.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 367 (38.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 65 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $148,065
Average Home Value $159,717


Median Household Income $36,624
Average Household Income $49,283
Per Capita Income $17,558
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.93% 1.14%
Households 0.83% 1.03%
Families -0.17% 0.97%
Median Household Income   2.36%
Per Capita Income   2.06%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Ridgecrest, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ridgecrest to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 597 35th
Population Density1 # 129 86th
Diversity Index2 # 204 78th
Median Household Income # 707 23rd
Per Capita Income # 756 18th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.

Florida Research Tools

Florida Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Florida Census Data
Highest or Lowest: