Hopewell, Virginia Population 2022

23,121
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Hopewell is a city located in Virginia. With a 2020 population of 23,121, it is the 53rd largest city in Virginia and the 2013th largest city in the United States. Hopewell is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually and its population has increased by 0.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,033 in 2020. Spanning over 11 miles, Hopewell has a population density of 2,233 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hopewell is $53,893 with a poverty rate of 24.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Hopewell is 36.2 years, 33.5 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.

Hopewell Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hopewellwas:

  • White: 50.00%
  • Black or African American: 43.20%
  • Two or more races: 3.36%
  • Other race: 1.95%
  • Asian: 1.37%
  • Native American: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hopewell, Virginia is 23,121 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 23,033.

Hopewell, Virginia Population 2022

Population by Race

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Hopewell Population by Race

Hopewell Population Pyramid 2022

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Hopewell Median Age

36.1


Total

34.2


Male

37.7


Female

Hopewell Adults

There are 16,723 adults, (3,446 of whom are seniors) in Hopewell.

Hopewell Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hopewell Sex Ratio

Female

12,171

54.09%

Male

10,329

45.91%

Hopewell Population by Age

Hopewell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hopewell Household Types

47.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hopewell Households and Families

2.93

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Hopewell Households by Type

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Hopewell Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hopewell Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 41.30%.

Hopewell Educational Attainment by Race

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$32,532

Average Earnings

$38,896

Average Male

$30,414

Average Female

Hopewell Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hopewell Language by Age

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Hopewell Language

91.58% of Hopewell residents speak only English, while 8.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.50% of the population.

Hopewell Language

Hopewell Poverty by Race

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24.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.98%

Male Poverty Rate

26.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hopewell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hopewell is Multiple, with 44.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hopewell is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.28%.

Hopewell Poverty

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Hopewell Poverty Rate by Education

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Hopewell Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hopewell Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Hopewell Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hopewell Married by Age and Sex

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Hopewell Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Hopewell Marital Status by Race

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Hopewell Marital Status

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2,049

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Hopewell Veterans by War

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Hopewell Veterans by Age

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Hopewell Veterans by Race

Hopewell Veterans by Education

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14.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hopewell Veterans by Education

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61.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hopewell Employment by Age

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Hopewell Employment by Race

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Hopewell Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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67.83%

Born in Hopewell

95.82%

Native Born

4.18%

Foreign Born

1.90%

Non Citizen

2.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.82% of Hopewell residents were born in the United States, with 67.83% having been born in Virginia. 1.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hopewell Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Hopewell Population by Year