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Ripley Suburb Profile

Is Ripley a good suburb? Find out in our suburb review for Ripley, QLD, 4306, including the latest median house price, suburb population and more.

Ripley Valley, Ripley young family playing basketball.

Suburb Snap Shot

Anticipated to be one of the strongest growth areas in the Ipswich region over the next five years, Ripley has transformed from a quiet town into a vibrant community that beckons families and individuals from all walks of life. With its impressive growth trajectory, educational offerings, recreational amenities, and excellent accessibility, Ripley promises a bright future for all who call it home.

Key Statistics:

  • Post Code: 4306
  • Local Government: Ipswich City Council
  • Land Area: 12.8 km²
  • Freestanding houses: 91.4%
  • Medium density housing: 6.4%
  • High density housing: 1.6%

Demographic Highlights

Ripley Greater Brisbane
Median Age 29 36
Median weekly household income $1,875 $1,849
Households with mortgage 45.4% 36.1%
Households renting 41.4% 35.1%
Family households 74.9% 71.7%
Couples with children 45.0% 43.9%
Persons born overseas 27% 31.7%
University qualification 20.5% 27%
Trade qualification 23.11% 16.10%
Unemployment rate 4.1% 5.5%
Demographic Data Source - ABS Census 2021
Median house and rental prices current as at September 2023

Map of Ripley

Frequently Asked Questions

Ripley is a suburb located in the southwest region of Queensland. Positioned approximately 43 kilometres southwest of Brisbane central business district, Donnybrook is part of the City of Ipswich local government area and Greater Brisbane.

Ripley is situated approximately 43 kilometres southwest of the Brisbane Central Business District (CBD). The suburb’s location places it within a reasonable commuting distance, with travel times typically ranging from 40 to 45 minutes by car, subject to traffic conditions.

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