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Ripley is a village in Brown County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Ripley. For links to other places called Ripley, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Ripley is 40.022N. The longitude is -90.638W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 548 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 101.
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45% of Ripley residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Ripley ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Ripley was $12,210, compared with $21,587 nationally.
4% of Ripley residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Brown County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Ripley political report.
The average commute time for Ripley workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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