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Demographics

People

Total Population3,239
Male Share of the Population39.5%
Female Share of the Population60.5%
Senior Citizens25.2%
Employed Population 16+1,164
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married39%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.9%
Median Earnings25+$30,247
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,563

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,573
% Above Poverty Level78.6%
% Below Poverty Level21.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone44.8%
Median Gross Rent$597
Median House Value$112,400

Ancestry

German30.5%
Irish23.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.5%
English9%
Italian4%
French Except Basque3.1%
Dutch2.7%
Scottish0.8%
Czech0.2%
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Ripley Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jackson County
Standard Zip Codes25271
Phone Area Codes304,681
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.82
Approximate Longitude-81.7

Ripley Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationRIPLEY
Distance0.3 miles
Jan Temp20 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 66 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp40 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.1 inches
StationCRESTON
Distance26 miles
Jan Temp20 to 41 F
Apr Temp36 to 67 F
Jul Temp61 to 87 F
Oct Temp40 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.9 inches
StationCORTON
Distance33.4 miles
Jan Temp22 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Buffalo1,300$51,618
Leon161$32,188
New Haven1,331$44,200
Ravenswood3,847$45,771
Reedy125$40,417
Spencer2,008$35,708

Ripley Public Libraries

Jackson County Public Library
208 N. CHURCH ST.
Ripley, West Virginia
(304) 372-5343

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Ripley Hospitals

Jackson General Hospital
(Non-profit)
122 Pinnell St
(304) 372-2730

Ripley Public Schools

Fairplain Elementary School
Rt 3 Box 147
ZIP: 25271
(304) 372-7340
Primary
Total Enrollment 216
Ripley Elementary School
404 Second Avenue
ZIP: 25271
(304) 372-7345
Primary
Total Enrollment 677
Ripley High School
2 School Street
ZIP: 25271
(304) 372-7355
High
Total Enrollment 946
Ripley Middle School
Route 2 Box 75-a Klondyke Rd
ZIP: 25271
(304) 372-7350
Middle
Total Enrollment 725
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