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Welcome to Ripley ...

The village of Ripley is located in Brown County<1>.

The pronunciation of Ripley: RIHP-lee<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ripley has a population of 1,698 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ripley.

Ripley is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Ripley lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The ZIP code for Ripley: 45167<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ripley had an population of 1,698 people. This is a decrease of 2.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.69% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ripley had a population of 1,750 people. This makes Ripley the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Ripley represents 0.02% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 421st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,750 people, the population of Ripley has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,745 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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, Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Ripley ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ripley.

  • Maysville [Mason County]
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    • Maysville [Mason County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Ripley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,683 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maysville<7>
  • Georgetown [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown
    • Georgetown [Brown County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Ripley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,216 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgetown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Georgetown<7>
  • West Union [Adams County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Union
    • West Union [Adams County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Ripley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,147 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Union
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<7>
  • Manchester [Adams County]
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    • Manchester [Adams County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Ripley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,958 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Aberdeen [Brown County]
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      • Aberdeen [Brown County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Ripley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,609 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<7>
    • Augusta [Bracken County]
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      • Augusta [Bracken County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Ripley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,142 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Augusta have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Augusta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Augusta<7>
    • Sardinia [Brown County]
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      • Sardinia [Brown County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Ripley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,138 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardinia have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardinia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sardinia<7>
    • Winchester [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
      • Winchester [Adams County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Ripley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,002 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<7>
    • Felicity [Clermont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Felicity
      • Felicity [Clermont County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Ripley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 859 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Felicity
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Felicity<7>
    • Washington [Mason County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
      • Washington [Mason County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Ripley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<9>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ripley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ripley.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ripley.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ripley. Our list includes 15 papers. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ripley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ripley.

Adding Ripley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Ripley in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ripley was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ripley on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ripley on our Genealogy Page.

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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 State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Brown, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Ripley. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ripley.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ripley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Ripley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ripley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. 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.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ripley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RipleyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ripley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7415, Longitude: -83.8427    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<9>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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