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Welcome to Ripley ...

Ripley is located in Clark County.

Ripley was founded in 1914.

Ripley is 2,620 feet [799 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Ripley is ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Ripley lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Ripley: (702)

Communities near Ripley ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ripley and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Calvada Springs (CA)   [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Charleston View (CA)   [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Mountain Pass (CA)   [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Bard - Historic   [Map]     NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Blue Diamond   [Map]     NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Enterprise   [Map]     NE   25 miles [40.2 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ripley.

Communities Also Named Ripley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Ripley - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Maine (2), Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ripley.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ripley. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ripley. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ripley.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ripley:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ripley ...

Looking for more information about Ripley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Ripley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ripley, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ripley.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ripley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Clark County: www.accessclarkcounty.com/

The official website for State of Nevada: www.nv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ripley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Ripley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ripley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ripley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7980, Longitude: -115.6017     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ripley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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