167 Seneca Drive, Ripley, WV 25271(304) 372-1151


HAVE YOU EVER WONDERED?? Statistical Information Provided by the US Census for JACKSON COUNTY • Population estimates 28,976 -Under 5 years of age 1,681 -Under 18 years of age 6,259 -People over 65 years of age 5,737 -Female population 14,604 -Male population 14,372 • Jackson County Veterans (2013-2017) 2,340 • Housing Units in Jackson County … Read more

Ripley High School Recognized

Ripley High School Recognized 1/15/2019 Ripley High School Awarded Top Tier Ranking by a National Publication US News, a leading news and research publication has recently ranked Ripley High School among the Top Schools in West Virginia and the nation. Based upon the ranking, Ripley High School students have demonstrated proficiently in high school and … Read more

Small Business Development Center

Economic Development Partner Organization Small Business Development Center The Small Business Development Center (SBDC), is a state-wide resource partner which offers specialized assistance to small business, entrepreneurs and start-ups around the state. A division of the West Virginia Development Office, SBDC is funded through a cooperative agreement with the Small Business Administration, and is an … Read more

Ripley, WV Welcomes You

Ripley, WV Welcomes You!

'We Believe' your family is going to enjoy visiting Ripley, WV!

Posted by Ripley, WV Convention & Visitors Bureau on Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Jackson County News and Updates

  Jackson County Development Authority news and updates • Four Jackson County businesses were honored for expanding their products to new countries; 1. Appalachian Distillery – Germany 2. Constellium Rolled Products – Malaysia, Vietnam 3. Mustang Sampling – Vietnam, South Korea 4. Niche Polymer – Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, Turkey These companies were honored in a … Read more


JACKSON COUNTY CONTINUES TO GROW!!! In October 2018 Jackson County saw business growth of 13.99%, surpassing the state-wide average of 10.65% according to the West Virginia Secretary of States office. Good things are happening in Jackson County.    

Jackson County is AEROReady

November 2018:Four U.S. senators, including West Virginia’s Shelley Moore Capito, are urging President Donald Trump to designate parts of Appalachia as an aerospace corridor. The Appalachian Sky initiative, backed by American Electric Power and its regional partners, is aimed at attracting aerospace and aviation companies — as well as related partners — to central Appalachian. … Read more

Jobs created in 2018

Jackson County continues to grow! The unemployment rate in Jackson County is now 4.9%, the lowest rate in 11 years. 640 jobs have been created from August 2017 to August 2018 in Jackson County. (This number includes area workers only and doesn’t include the pipeline workers) Jackson County has led the state three years in … Read more