TN

National Population : 333,590,059
Tennessee State Population : 7,172,444

About Ripley, TN

Ripley, TN is located in Lauderdale County in the state of Tennessee.

The total City Population for Ripley is about 8,045 with about 232 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 17,403.

The Average Home Value is $87,000.00, which is roughly 38% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,641.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $38,667.00, which is roughly 18% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $47,415.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 33% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Ripley is about 12%.

Tennessee is ranked #44 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 23.34 out of 100.

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Voting

Lauderdale County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 43.72% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.29%
Democratic: 35.62%
Other: 1.09%


Nearby Locations

Henning, TN (4.59 mi.)
Fort Pillow, TN (4.59 mi.)
Gates, TN (9.90 mi.)
Halls, TN (12.57 mi.)
Garland, TN (13.98 mi.)
Covington, TN (13.98 mi.)
Brownsville, TN (17.67 mi.)
Finley, TN (17.79 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38063
Latitude : 35.738820
Longitude : -89.675350
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 319 ft.
Area Code(s) : 731

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.60
Male Population Estimate : 47.54%
Female Population Estimate : 52.46%
Median Age : 36.1
Male Median Age : 33.9
Female Median Age : 38.1

White Population Estimate : 63.17%
Black Population Estimate : 35.77%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.98%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.44%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.76%
Other Population Estimate : 1.14%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Ripley specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lauderdale County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lauderdale County: About 681 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lauderdale County is about 54% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 58% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.