In 2017, Ripley, TN had a population of 8.15k people with a median age of 33.1 and a median household income of $27,309. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Ripley, TN declined from 8,249 to 8,148, a -1.22% decrease and its median household income grew from $26,266 to $27,309, a 3.97% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ripley, TN are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (50.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (42%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.46%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.04%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.908%). N/A% of the people in Ripley, TN speak a non-English language, and 98.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ripley, TN are Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Ripley (136 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Ripley, TN is $88,500, and the homeownership rate is 36%. Most people in Ripley, TN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Ripley, TN is 2 cars per household.