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Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Ridgecrest is approximately 25,974 (2005), 27616 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 11,249 (1990), 10781 (2010).
The amount of land area in Ridgecrest is 53.788 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Ridgecrest is 21.1 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.843 sq kilometers.
The distance from Ridgecrest to Washington DC is 2316 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 292 miles. (as the crow flies)
Ridgecrest is positioned 35.63 degrees north of the equator and 117.66 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Ridgecrest elevation is 2,289 feet above sea level.
Ridgecrest median income is $ 44,971 (2000).
The Ridgecrest median home price is $ 72,400 (2000).


in south-central California about 73 miles from Lancaster and 95 miles from Bakersfield. Other nearby communities include China Lake Acres, Inyokern, Johannesburg, Randsburg, Searles Valley, Homewood Canyon-Valley Wells and California City.
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Ridgecrest City Government

Ridgecrest City Clerk
100 W California Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555-4054
Phone: 760-371-3751

Ridgecrest Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
400 N China Lake Blvd
Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3630
Phone: 760-375-8331

Ridgecrest Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
400 N China Lake Blvd
Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3630
Phone: 760-375-8331

Ridgecrest Libraries

Ridgecrest Public Library
131 E Las Flores Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3648
Phone: 760-375-7666

Ridgecrest Schools

Burroughs High School
500 French Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3832
Phone: 760-375-4476

Mesquite High School
140 Drummond Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3118
Phone: 760-446-4561 Ridgecrest


The population of Ridgecrest was:
1990 - 27,725
2000 - 24,927
2005 - 25,974

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