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Welcome to Ripley ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Ripley has a population of 8,029 people<1> (see below for details).
Ripley is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Ripley lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel south from Ripley, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
The area code for Ripley: (731)
The ZIP code for Ripley: 38063<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ripley had a population of 8,445 people (or 30.36% of the total population of Lauderdale County). This makes Ripley the county's most populous community.
The population of Ripley represents 0.13% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 63rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,445 people, the population of Ripley increased 7.66% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,844 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ripley had an population of 8,029 people. This is a decrease of 4.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.36% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ripley.
Communities near Ripley ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ripley and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
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, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, 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 for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ripley:
Websites 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.
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This page was last modified: 07 Mar 2019