Ripley Tippah County, Mississippi

Ripley: City in Mississippi, United States


Ripley is a city located in the county of Tippah in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,395 and a population density of 182 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,189 inhabitants.

Ripley Quick Facts

Population : 5,189 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Tippah County
Postal code : 38663
Phone Area Codes : 662
Area : 29.67 km2
Altitude : 499 feet / 152 meters
Capital city : Ripley is capital of Tippah County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 19:47:29 (7th December 2021)
Density : 175 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.97% (2010-2020)
Weather : 35℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather
Ripley locator map
Location of Ripley on Mississippi map.
Tippah County Courthouse  Ripley Historic District  MS image
Tippah County Courthouse Ripley Historic District MS
Tippah County Courthouse  Ripley Historic District  MS image


Ripley is located at 34°43'47"N 88°57'2"W (34.7298200, -88.9506200).

Ripley map


Ripley forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. more


According to census records, the population of Ripley decreased by 3.97% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,395 - census
2011 5,349 -0.86% estimation process
2012 5,322 -0.51% estimation process
2013 5,329 0.13% estimation process
2014 5,302 -0.51% estimation process
2015 5,299 -0.06% estimation process
2016 5,317 0.34% estimation process
2017 5,272 -0.85% estimation process
2018 5,285 0.25% estimation process
2019 5,273 -0.23% estimation process
2020 5,189 -1.62% estimation process

Ripley zip code is 38663. County name: Tippah, County fips: 28139

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Local Places in Ripley

People born in Ripley (8)

People born in Ripley, including Player of football Kendall Simmons, Protestant Christian Evangelist Carroll Roberson, Baseball player and coach Dolly Stark, you can see a list of people who born in Ripley.

  • Gavin Walls (American football player) he was born in 29/01/1980
  • James Frank Hopkins (Founder of Sigma Nu fraternity) he was born in 30/12/1845
  • Jim Miller (former American college and professional football player (punter)) he was born in 05/07/1957
  • John Faulkner (American author and artist; brother of author William Faulkner) he was born in 24/09/1901
  • Lee Yancey (Mississippi State Senator) he was born in 29/07/1968

Schools in Ripley

College & universities near Ripley, MS

Code Name City ZIP
175698 Fosters Cosmetology College Ripley (MS) 38663-0066
175430 Blue Mountain College Blue Mountain (MS) 38610-9509
176169 Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville (MS) 38829
451343 Corinth Academy of Cosmetology Corinth (MS) 38834
176318 Rust College Holly Springs (MS) 38635

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ripley, MS

Code Name Address Type
MEM Central Station Central Station RAIL

Post offices near Ripley

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ripley Post Office Ripley (MS) 38663

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  • Ripley , Ohio village in Brown County, Ohio with a population of 1,002 people.
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  • Ripley , Maine human settlement in Somerset County, Maine, United States of America with a population of 479 people.
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Other cities in Tippah County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Tippah County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Blue Mountain 933 Town in Tippah County, Mississippi
Falkner 482 Human settlement in Tippah County, Mississippi, United States of America
Dumas 474 Human settlement in Tippah County, Mississippi, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Ripley distances to largest Mississippi cities