Living in Ripley, MS

Demographics | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Ripley SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Ripley, MS Cost Of Living

78
Ripley's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Ripley, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
5,282
Unemployment
9.1%
Poverty
22.8%
Median Home
$100,200
Median Income
$39,631
Median Rent
$582

Ripley, MS Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Ripley in Mississippi

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Map Of Ripley, MS

Population over time in Ripley

Year Population % Change
2017 5,282 -0.4%
2016 5,302 -0.6%
2015 5,336 -0.3%
2014 5,350 0.0%
2013 5,349 -0.4%
2012 5,370 -0.2%
2011 5,381 -0.4%
2010 5,401 -0.1%
2009 5,409 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ripley

White
58.3% (3,082)
African American
23.6% (1,247)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.2% (13)
Hawaiian
0.2% (12)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (82)
Hispanic
16.0% (846)
Race Ripley MS USA
White 58.3% 56.8% 61.1%
African American 23.6% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 0.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.0% 3.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Ripley, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
12.2% (64,677)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (43,701)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (46,323)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.3% (80,701)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (80,701)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.2% (80,118)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.5% (81,866)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.0% (26,220)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (15,149)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (8,740)
Income Ripley MS USA
Less than $10,000 12.2% 10.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 6.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 12.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.3% 11.4% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.2% 16.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.5% 11.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.0% 10.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 3.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Ripley

Female
54.3% (2,867)
Male
45.7% (2,415)
Gender Ripley MS USA
Female 54.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ripley for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.0% (633)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (739)
High School / GED
34.0% (1,795)
Some College
17.0% (897)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (316)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (581)
Master's Degree
5.0% (264)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (52)
Education Ripley MS USA
< 9th Grade 12.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 11.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Ripley

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

The schools are small. Everyone knows everyone and treats each other like family. Good education systems there.

The small town has great people. Great land to farm. Plenty of opportunities to build new things here. Altogether this is a wonderful town with wonderful people in it.

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