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Ripley, West Virginia
Welcome to Ripley ...
The location of Ripley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Ripley has a population of 3,231 people<2> (see below for details).
Ripley is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ripley lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Ripley: (304) and (681)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ripley had a population of 3,252 people (which is 11.13% of the total population of Jackson County). This makes Ripley the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Ripley represents 0.18% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 36th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,252 people, the population of Ripley has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,263 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ripley had an population of 3,231 people. This is a decrease of 0.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.98% 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.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ripley and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
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, Tennessee and Texas.
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:
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: 21 Jan 2019