Ripley Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ripley, WV

General Ripley Information

State: West Virginia

County: Jackson County

Close cities: Sandyville, WV, Ravenswood, WV, Millwood, WV, Leon, WV, Kenna, WV, Cottageville, WV, Given, WV, Evans, WV

Ripley Population (census data)
Total 3,248 (-0.8% since 2000)
Male 1,441 (44.4%)
Female 1,807 (55.6%)

Population Density: 1,051 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.7 (US Avg is 100)

Ripley Elevation: 616 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.09 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,996

Zip Codes: 25271.

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Ripley Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (20.4%)
  • German (11.4%)
  • English (7.9%)
  • Irish (6.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.6%)
  • Dutch (3.0%)

Local Ripley Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Pittsburgh Pirates, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians
NFL Football: Cincinnati Bengals, Pittsburgh Steelers
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers, Cleveland Cavaliers
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: Marshall University, Ohio University

Ripley School Information

High Schools
Ripley High School (2 School Street, Ripley, WV, 25271 - Jackson County School District District)
Middle Schools
Ripley Middle School (Route 2, Box 75-A, Ripley, WV, 25271 - Jackson County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Fairplain Elementary School (Route 3 Box 147, Ripley, WV, 25271 - Jackson County School District District)
Ripley Elementary School (404 Second Avenue, Ripley, WV, 25271 - Jackson County School District District)

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