Hopkinsville, Kentucky Population 2018

Hopkinsville, Kentucky's estimated population is 30,789 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Hopkinsville, Kentucky is the 9th largest city in Kentucky based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 973.47 people/mi² (375.86 people/km²), with a household density of 176.55 people/km² (457.25 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.5 years, 33.6 years for males, and 38.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 14,462 households in the city, with an average size of 2.41 people per household. The vacancy rate was 12.7%, with a median rent of $636/month. The median house has 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $114,900.

The median income for households in Hopkinsville, Kentucky is $35,567, while the mean household income is $50,282. The per capita income is $20,811, and 17.8% of families and 23.2% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 29% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 13.3% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201730,789-565-1.80%
201631,354-570-1.79%
201531,924-295-0.92%
201432,219-151-0.47%
201332,370-556-1.69%
201232,9261,0003.13%
201131,926-201-0.63%
201032,1272,0386.77%
200030,0892800.94%
199029,8092,4919.12%
198027,3185,92327.68%
197021,3951,9309.92%
196019,4656,93955.40%
195012,5268026.84%
194011,7249789.10%
193010,7461,05010.83%
19209,6962772.94%
19109,4192,13929.38%
19007,2801,44724.81%
18905,8331,60437.93%
18804,2291,09334.85%
18703,1360.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,997
Black or African American9,388
Two or More Races1,191
Asian424
Some Other Race322
American Indian and Alaska Native120
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Hopkinsville Ky Population Pyramid 2018

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Hopkinsville Ky Median Age

35.5


Total

33.6


Male

38.1


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 23,461 adults in Hopkinsville Ky.

Hopkinsville Ky Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Hopkinsville Ky Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.2
Houses Without Mortgage
2,955
Houses With Mortgage
3,139
Vacancy Rate
12.7
Median Rent
636
Median Home Value
114,900
Renter-Occupied Units
6,529
Owner-Occupied Units
6,094
Total Housing Units
14,462

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Hopkinsville Ky for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.4% and the labor force participation rate is 55.1%.

Hopkinsville Ky Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.41
Average Family Size
3.13
Total Households
12623
Married Couple Households
4811
Male Householder (no wife) Families
554
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2346
Non Family Households
4912
Total Families
7711
Households With Own Children
3559
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.2
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.4

Hopkinsville Ky Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,763
$10,000 to $14,999
904
$15,000 to $24,999
1,893
$25,000 to $34,999
1,661
$35,000 to $49,999
1,955
$50,000 to $74,999
2,023
$75,000 to $99,999
931
$100,000 to $149,999
930
$150,000 to $199,999
216
Over $200,000
347

Hopkinsville Ky Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Hopkinsville Ky

Kentucky

$35,567

$44,811

$50,282

$61,757

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Hopkinsville Ky Education Data

Hopkinsville Ky Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,0324.83%
9th to 12th Grade
2,23510.46%
High School Graduate
7,12533.35%
Some College
5,04323.61%
Associates Degree
2,16010.11%
Bachelors Degree
2,0939.80%
Graduate Degree
1,6767.84%