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CITY OF RIDGELAND

City Hall
304 Hwy. 51 – Ridgeland, MS 39157
(601) 856-7113 – www.ridgelandms.org

CITY OFFICIALS

Mayor: Gene F. McGee
Aldermen:D.I. Smith: At LargeBrian Ramsey: Ward 4
Ken Heard: Ward 1Bill Lee: Ward 5
Chuck Gautier: Ward 2Wesley Hamlin: Ward 6
Kevin Holder: Ward 3 (Mayor Pro Tempore)

CITY DIRECTORY

Anonymous Tip Line (601) 853-2006
Chamber of Commerce (601) 991-9996
City Hall (601) 856-7113
Community Development (601) 856-3877
Community Police Officers (601) 502-6040 / (601) 940-9030
Court Clerk (601) 853-2001
Finance & Administration (601) 856-7113
Fire (601) 856-7004
Library (601) 856-4536
Mayor’s Office (601) 856-7113
Police/Public Safety (601) 856-2121
Public Works (601) 853-2027
Recreation & Parks (601) 853-2011
Recreation Center (601) 856-6876
Ridgeland Post Office (601) 991-0249
Tennis Center (601) 853-1115
Tourism Commission (601) 605-5252

UTILITIES

CABLE
Comcast (601) 982-0922

ELECTRICITY
Entergy (800) 368-3749

NATURAL GAS
Atmos Energy (888) 286-6700
CenterPoint Energy (800) 371-5417

TELEPHONE/INTERNET
Comcast (601) 982-0922
AT&T Mississippi (888) 757-6500
C Spire (855) CSPIRE5

WATER/SEWER
City of Ridgeland (601) 856-3938

GARBAGE/RECYCLE
Waste Management (601) 922-9647

PROPERTY TAXES
Property & personal property taxes (county, city & school) are collected by:
Madison County Tax Collector (601) 856-4472
Madison County Circuit Clerk (601) 859-4365 (Voting information)

MEDICAL FACILITIES

Jackson
Merit Health Central (601) 376-1000
Mississippi Baptist Medical Center (601) 968-1000
St. Dominic Health Services (601) 200-2000
University of Mississippi Medical Center (601) 984-1000

Canton
Merit Health Madison (601) 855-4000

Brandon
Merit Health Rankin (601) 825-2811

Flowood
Merit Health River Oaks (601) 932-1030
Merit Health Women’s Hospital (601) 932-1000

Vicksburg
Merit Health River Region (601) 883-5000

POPULATION

2010 2016 (estimate)
Ridgeland 24,047 24,483
Madison County 95,203 105,114
Source: U.S. Census Bureau

LOCATION & CLIMATE

Temperature
January High: 55°F Low: 32°F
July High: 92°F Low: 70°F
Elevation: 353 feet
Land area: 15.9 square miles
Annual average precipitation: 55.7
Sources: www.city-data.com; www.countrystudies.us

DISTANCES TO MAJOR CITIES

City Highway Miles
Jackson, MS 11
Baton Rouge, LA 184
Mobile, AL 194
New Orleans, LA 196
Memphis, TN 199
Birmingham, AL 245
Little Rock, AR 271
Atlanta, GA 390
Nashville, TN 404
Dallas, TX 410
Tallahassee, FL 441
Houston, TX 451
Source: Rand McNally

MAJOR SHOPPING CENTERS

Northpark (601) 863-2300
Renaissance at Colony Park (601) 519-0900
The Township at Colony Park (601) 368-9950
Trace Station 601-352-0757
The Promenade 601-209-8448

EDUCATION

MADISON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
The Madison County School District is made up of 10 elementary schools, four middle schools, five high schools and one alternative school.

Administrative offices:
(601) 879-3000
www.madison-schools.com

RIDGELAND ZONE SCHOOLS

Ann E. Smith Elementary School (K–2)
(601) 856-6621

Highland Elementary School (3–5)
(601) 853-8103

Olde Towne Middle School (6–8)
(601) 898-8730

Ridgeland High School (9–12)
(601) 898-5023

Private Schools

Christ Covenant School (PK-8)
(601) 978-2272
www.christcovenantschool.net

Jackson Academy (K3-12)
(601) 362-9676
www.jacksonacademy.org

Jackson Preparatory School (6-12)
(601) 939-8611
www.jacksonprep.org

Madison-Ridgeland Academy (PK-12)
(601) 856-4455
www.mrapats.org

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School (PK-12)
(601) 853-6000
www.gosaints.org

St. Joseph Catholic School (7-12)
(601) 898-4800
www.stjoebruins.com

Higher Education

Belhaven University
(601) 968-5940
www.belhaven.edu

Delta Technical College
(866) 733-6652
www.deltatechnicalcollege.com

Holmes Community College – Ridgeland Campus
(601) 856-5400
www.holmescc.edu