Front Street & Rankin Hill

Front St. Bench

Welcome to Ripley, Ohio!

Ripley is a great getaway on the Ohio River just an hour east of Cincinnati. We invite you to visit and enjoy our historic sites, speciality shops, recreational activities and dining on the river.

Come and experience the welcoming hospitality of this unique town, rich in history, with a friendly river town atmosphere. Ripley is part of the  Ohio River Scenic Byway,  and is included in Adventures Cycling Trails for its part in the Underground Railroad.

Ripley is a village in Union Township, Brown County, Ohio, United States, along the Ohio River 50 miles southeast of Cincinnati. The population was 1,591 at the 2020 census.