Ringgold, GA

Ringgold profile

Living in Ringgold

Ringgold is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,414 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Ringgold is the 188th largest community in Georgia. Ringgold has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Ringgold, where the median household income is $45,274.00.

Unlike some cities, Ringgold isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ringgold are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ringgold is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ringgold who work in sales jobs (16.97%), office and administrative support (13.97%), and teaching (9.36%).

Ringgold is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

In terms of college education, Ringgold is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.26% of adults 25 and older in Ringgold have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Ringgold in 2018 was $25,136, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,544 for a family of four. However, Ringgold contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Ringgold is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ringgold home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ringgold residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ringgold include Irish, English, German, Welsh, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Ringgold is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.