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Ripon is a town in Fond du Lac County, in the Fond du Lac metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Ripon. For links to other places called Ripon, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Ripon is 43.859N. The longitude is -88.824W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 958 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 2,001.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Ripon demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Fond du Lac County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 54971 ZIP code.
44% of Ripon residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Ripon ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Ripon was $15,591, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Ripon residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Ripon, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $367. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $859.
Fond du Lac County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Ripon political report.
The average commute time for Ripon workers is 14 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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