Ripley County, Indiana (IN)

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County population in 2012: 28,583 (17% urban, 83% rural); it was 26,523 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,703
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,501
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,569
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,585 (it was 2,273 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

30%

Land area: 446 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 64 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ripley County: 87.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Construction (22.6%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (12.4%), Manufacturing (11.6%), Educational, health and social services (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 47%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 49%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Ripley County, Indiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Asian alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Indiana median age:  37.0 years
Males: 14,215  (45.2%)
Females: 14,603  (54.8%)
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Ripley County,IN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Ripley County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,765 ($41,426 in 1999)

This county:

$47765
Indiana:

$47529

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $460 (lower quartile is $363, upper quartile is $603)
This county:

$460
State:

$585


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $131,355 (it was $97,900 in 2000)
Ripley:

$131,355
Indiana:

$122,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $84,929 - $197,452
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,065
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $359

Institutionalized population: 424

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Ripley County, IN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 19 buildings, average cost: $136,100
  • 2008: 44 buildings, average cost: $117,300
  • 2009: 66 buildings, average cost: $168,500

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $794 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $750 (0.6%)

Ripley County household income distribution in 2009 Ripley County home values distribution Ripley County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.1%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.0% for Black residents, 27.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.7% for American Indian residents, 30.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.1%
Ripley County:

9.1%
Indiana:

15.9%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.1% for Black residents, 27.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.7% for American Indian residents, 29.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 40 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 7 years old, American Indian residents: 72 years old, Asian residents: 37 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28 years old, Other race residents: 28 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ripley County is $482 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $581 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $700 a month.

Cities in this county include: Batesville, Milan, Versailles, Osgood, Sunman, Holton, Napoleon.

Ripley County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Ripley County: Vine Springs (A), Lock Spring (B), Jefferson Proving Ground (C), New Marion Volunteer Fire Department (D), Morris Volunteer Fire Department (E), Delaware Community Volunteer Fire Department (F), Friendship Volunteer Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ripley County include: Adams Church (A), Freewill Church (B), Arlington Avenue Baptist Church (C), Bear Creek Church (D), Green Chapel (E), Hopewell Church (F), Cedar Creek Church (G), Laughery Bridge Church (H), Concord Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Adams Cemetery (1), Akers Cemetery (2), Buchanan Cemetery (3), Basset Cemetery (4), Beebe Cemetery (5), Bethel Cemetery (6), Whitham Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Mollenkramer Reservoir (A), Bischoff Reservoir (B), Old Timber Lake (C), Paradise Lake (D), Broughton Lake (E), Tall Oaks Lake (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Laughery Creek (A), South Hogan Creek (B), Plum Creek (C), Ripley Creek (D), Taylor Branch (E), Turkey Creek (F), Tub Creek (G), Western Creek (H), Jericho Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Ripley County include: Versailles State Park (1), Old Timbers Lodge (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Dearborn County , Decatur County , Franklin County , Jefferson County , Jennings County , Ohio County , Switzerland County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.7%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 770
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 179 (34% naturalized citizens)

Ripley County:

0.7%
Whole state:

3.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 48
  • 1990 to 1994: 45
  • 1985 to 1989: 22
  • 1980 to 1984: 8
  • 1975 to 1979: 8
  • 1970 to 1974: 13
  • 1970 to 1974: 16
  • 1965 to 1969: 19

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 54.5%

Ripley County marital status for males Ripley County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Ripley County with a mortgage: 3,338 (285 second mortgage, 494 home equity loan, 22 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,465

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

70.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Ripley County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,8438
Mainline Protestant6,11828
Evangelical Protestant3,01327
Other3931
None11,451-
Ripley County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Ripley County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Ripley County:

4.76 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Ripley County:

9.1%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Ripley County:

28.1%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.2%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Ripley County:

Average size of farms: 191 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $48,770
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $279.18
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.73%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 28.98%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $40,057
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 64.80%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $56,253
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.48%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.26
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 5.21%
Corn for grain: 32295 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2112 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 67582 harvested acres
Vegetables: 305 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 59 acres

Tornado activity:

Ripley County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 1706157.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 11 fatalities and 203 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/3/1974, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 11 people and injured 190 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ripley County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from Ripley County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 150.5 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 143.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 159.1 miles away from the county center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 101.4 miles away from Ripley County center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 148.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Ripley County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (30%)
  • United Kingdom (19%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (13%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Romania (4%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Thailand (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Ripley County (%):

  • German (47%)
  • United States or American (19%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (8%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • European (1%)

Ripley County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,041 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 1,617 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 31 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 3 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 15 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0%)
  • Walked: 360 (3%)
  • Other means: 52 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 527 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Ripley County, Indiana in 2000:

  • 251 people in nursing homes
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 17 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally ill

People in group quarters in Ripley County, Indiana in 2010:

  • 342 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 82 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,890.

5.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,445 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.13%
Indiana average:

5.59%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.43% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($20,054 average AGI)
1.70% relocated from other states ($14,391 average AGI)
Ripley County:

1.70%
Indiana average:

2.09%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dearborn County, IN  1.23% ($27,643 average AGI)
from Franklin County, IN  0.54% ($30,825)
from Hamilton County, OH  0.42% ($39,614)
from Decatur County, IN  0.36% ($31,026)
from Jefferson County, IN  0.19% ($24,000)
from Marion County, IN  0.16% ($59,471)
from Butler County, OH  0.14% ($37,467)


6.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,673 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Indiana average:

5.83%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.06% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($22,363 average AGI)
1.96% relocated to other states ($13,310 average AGI)
Ripley County:

1.96%
Indiana average:

2.32%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dearborn County, IN  1.26% ($33,609 average AGI)
to Decatur County, IN  0.59% ($31,145)
to Franklin County, IN  0.47% ($32,420)
to Hamilton County, OH  0.41% ($23,837)
to Jefferson County, IN  0.20% ($34,048)
to Marion County, IN  0.20% ($44,476)
to Jennings County, IN  0.16% ($23,529)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.6

Births per 1000 population in Ripley County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 9.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Ripley County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Ripley County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 4,685 (4,009 aged, 676 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.63
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6624.560
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 286.760
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 38328.07

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1403.830
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1021.290
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 14.44

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 36.76
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 64.96

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7.22

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 110.7. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 28,369

Size of family households: 3,410 2-persons, 1,728 3-persons, 1,561 4-persons, 784 5-persons, 293 6-persons, 134 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,459 1-person, 348 2-persons, 43 3-persons, 18 4-persons, 3 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

5,688 married couples with children.
1,268 single-parent households (384 men, 884 women).

98.2% of residents of Ripley County speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $160,180,000 ($5814 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,998,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $66,696,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $30,943,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,907,000
Federal grants: $34,167,000
Federal procurement contracts: $15,488,000 ($5,431,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,980,000 ($850,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,362,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $9,209,000
Federal Government insurance: $16,458,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,055
Here:

74 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,263
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +25
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +404
Here +15 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Ripley County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.06 millions of gallons per day (5% from ground, 95% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 36
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,441
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,098
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,384
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,552
  • 1960 to 1969: 748
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,118
  • 1940 to 1949: 451
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,126
Rooms in houses/apartments in Ripley County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 15
  • 3 rooms: 110
  • 4 rooms: 611
  • 5 rooms: 1,781
  • 6 rooms: 2,173
  • 7 rooms: 1,446
  • 8 rooms: 861
  • 9+ rooms: 570
  • 1 room: 43
  • 2 rooms: 132
  • 3 rooms: 358
  • 4 rooms: 743
  • 5 rooms: 457
  • 6 rooms: 294
  • 7 rooms: 152
  • 8 rooms: 59
  • 9+ rooms: 35
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Ripley County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 154
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,392
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,467
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,315
  • 5+ bedrooms: 239
  • no bedroom: 46
  • 1 bedroom: 550
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,016
  • 3 bedrooms: 510
  • 4 bedrooms: 130
  • 5+ bedrooms: 21
Cars and other vehicles available in Ripley County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 274
  • 1 vehicle: 1,454
  • 2 vehicles: 3,215
  • 3 vehicles: 1,837
  • 4 vehicles: 532
  • 5+ vehicles: 257
  • no vehicle: 312
  • 1 vehicle: 1,096
  • 2 vehicles: 675
  • 3 vehicles: 157
  • 4 vehicles: 22
  • 5+ vehicles: 11

62% of Ripley County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 54% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 58% lived in Indiana.

Ripley County:

62.0%
State average:

55.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $63,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Ripley County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (34.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25.2%)
  • Electricity (24.1%)
  • Wood (7.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)
  • Electricity (39.1%)
  • Utility gas (37.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7.3%)
  • Wood (3.1%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 427
Here:

12.5%
Indiana:

11.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 119
Here:

7.9%
Indiana:

8.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 153
Here:

24.9%
Indiana:

23.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Ripley County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $4,817,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,418,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,833,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,588,000
    Regular Highways: $2,475,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $909,000
    Correctional Institutions: $809,000
    Police Protection: $581,000
    Financial Administration: $520,000
    Health - Other: $464,000
    Parks and Recreation: $376,000
    Corrections - Other: $334,000
    Solid Waste Management: $245,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $196,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $127,000
    Sewerage: $36,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $60,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $978,000
    Libraries: $173,000
    Solid Waste Management: $56,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - General - Other: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $661,000
    Regular Highways: $220,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,000
    Central Staff Services: $7,000
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000
    Police Protection: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,827,000

Ripley County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,102,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $14,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $309,000
    Public Welfare: $239,000
    All Other: $116,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,674,000
    Interest Earnings: $249,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $211,000
    Rents: $44,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,793,000
    All Other: $2,142,000
    Highways: $2,103,000
    Public Welfare: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,060,000
    Individual Income: $8,933,000
    Other License: $215,000

Ripley County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,445,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,285,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000

Ripley County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,412,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,397,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $44,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Ripley County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Ripley County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Ripley County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William21776.0 years
John19276.2 years
Mary19081.1 years
Charles15274.8 years
Robert14470.2 years
James12171.7 years
Anna11884.1 years
George11277.6 years
Edward10174.8 years
Clarence8578.1 years
Most common last names in Ripley County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9377.1 years
Miller6578.9 years
Meyer6078.7 years
Wilson3673.1 years
Davis3477.6 years
Williams3174.8 years
Johnson3069.8 years
Thompson3076.3 years
Collins2769.0 years
Wagner2775.4 years
Businesses in Ripley County, IN
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Kroger2
CVS1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Dairy Queen2U-Haul2
Ford1UPS1
H&R Block1