Ripley, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,453 housing units in Ripley. This represents a 38.7% growth from 2,490 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,854 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 599 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ripley is about 47.2%. Ripley's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.5%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ripley were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom18.60%
Two Bedrooms28.70%
Three Bedrooms37.20%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.77
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$65,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$57,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.09
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$330

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan4.50%
Simple Mortgage54.90%
Debt Free35.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%