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Ripley listed as one of the most affordable cities to live in Mississippi

According to an online site dedicated to ranking cities and towns across the United States, Ripley is one of the most affordable places to live in Missisippi.

According to Homesnacks.net, Ripley is the 4th most affordable city to call home in Mississippi.

The site used several metrics, inclusing energy costs, home costs and average income.

Some of Ripley’s stats:

Population: 5,302
Rank Last Year: 19 (Up 15)
Home Price To Income Ratio: 2.6x (20th most affordable)
Income To Rent Ratio: 61.4x (14th cheapest)

The median income in Ripley comes in at $36,442 and the median home value is $96,400 for 2019.

Here is the compete list:

Here are the 10 cheapest places to live in Mississippi for 2019:

  1. Aberdeen (Photos | Visit)
  2. Clarksdale (Photos | Visit)
  3. Pontotoc (Photos | Visit)
  4. Ripley (Photos | Visit)
  5. Moss Point (Photos | Visit)
  6. Petal (Photos | Visit)
  7. Holly Springs (Photos | Visit)
  8. Brandon (Photos | Visit)
  9. Southaven (Photos | Visit)
  10. Laurel (Photos | Visit)

Jon Ross Myers

Jon Ross Myers is the executive editor and publisher of the Mississippi News Network, Mississippi's largest digital only media company. He can be reached at editor@tippahnews.com

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