The City of Ripley had a population of 3,326 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Ripley is located at latitude 38.82 and longitude -81.7088 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Ripley (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 614 feet.
The City of Ripley (GNIS ID: 2390644) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ripley population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ripley: Jackson, Jackson Court House, Ripley Landing, Ripleys, Ripley's.
|Daytime Population: Workers||3,767|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,141|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||5,908|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.78|
|Population in Households||3,240|
|Population in Familes||2,545|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||86|
|Median Household Income||$37,932|
|Average Household Income||$48,714|
|Per Capita Income||$21,858|
|Total Housing Units||1,648 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||961 (58.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||551 (33.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||136 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$114,671|
|Average Home Value||$131,653|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.91%|
|Per Capita Income||1.94%|
The table below compares Ripley to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.
|Total Population||# 46||89th|
|Population Density||# 147||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 225||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 221||46th|
|Per Capita Income||# 191||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.