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Lake Ripley, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

The Lake Ripley Census Designated Place had a population of 1,802 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Lake Ripley is located at latitude 43.0086 and longitude -88.9903 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the Lake Ripley Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.66 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 853 feet.

The Lake Ripley Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393083) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Lake Ripley Census Designated Place is located within Town of Oakland, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jefferson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake Ripley population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Lake Ripley, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,802
Daytime Population: Workers 89
Daytime Population: Residents 821
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 910
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.50
Population in Households 1,799
Population in Familes 1,459
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 543
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $62,464
Average Household Income $87,237
Per Capita Income $36,789


Total Housing Units 1,055 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 642 (60.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 126 (11.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 287 (27.2%)
Median Home Value $264,522
Average Home Value $304,875


Total Households 768
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 524
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.18% 0.29%
Households 0.31% 0.39%
Families 0.32% 0.3%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.92%

Lake Ripley, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Ripley to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 281 64th
Population Density # 441 43rd
Diversity Index # 544 29th
Median Household Income # 200 74th
Per Capita Income # 77 90th

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