Hopkinsville, Kentucky Population 2022

31,100
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Hopkinsville is a city located in Christian County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Christian County. With a 2020 population of 31,100, it is the 11th largest city in Kentucky and the 1468th largest city in the United States. Hopkinsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.13% annually and its population has decreased by -0.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 31,180 in 2020. Spanning over 32 miles, Hopkinsville has a population density of 977 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hopkinsville is $56,457 with a poverty rate of 23.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $729 per month, and the median house value is $117,500. The median age in Hopkinsville is 36.3 years, 34 years for males, and 39.7 years for females.

Hopkinsville Demographics

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

  • White: 63.16%
  • Black or African American: 28.66%
  • Two or more races: 4.13%
  • Asian: 1.82%
  • Other race: 1.39%
  • Native American: 0.52%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.32%
The current population of Hopkinsville, Kentucky is 31,100 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 31,180.

Hopkinsville, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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Hopkinsville Population by Race

Hopkinsville Population Pyramid 2022

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Hopkinsville Median Age

37.3


Total

33.4


Male

41.8


Female

Hopkinsville Adults

There are 23,256 adults, (5,333 of whom are seniors) in Hopkinsville.

Hopkinsville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hopkinsville Sex Ratio

Female

15,947

51.36%

Male

15,105

48.64%

Hopkinsville Population by Age

Hopkinsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hopkinsville Household Types

46.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hopkinsville Households and Families

2.85

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Hopkinsville Households by Type

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Hopkinsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hopkinsville Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 91.03%.

Hopkinsville Educational Attainment by Race

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$33,015

Average Earnings

$36,859

Average Male

$30,220

Average Female

Hopkinsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hopkinsville Language by Age

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Hopkinsville Language

96.12% of Hopkinsville residents speak only English, while 3.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.90% of the population.

Hopkinsville Language

Hopkinsville Poverty by Race

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23.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.59%

Male Poverty Rate

27.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hopkinsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hopkinsville is Islander, with 93.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hopkinsville is Multiple, with 9.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.13%.

Hopkinsville Poverty

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Hopkinsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Hopkinsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hopkinsville Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Hopkinsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Hopkinsville Married by Age and Sex

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Hopkinsville 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 35-44.

Hopkinsville Marital Status by Race

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Hopkinsville Marital Status

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2,481

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Hopkinsville Veterans by War

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Hopkinsville Veterans by Age

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Hopkinsville Veterans by Race

Hopkinsville Veterans by Education

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12.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hopkinsville Veterans by Education

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52.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Hopkinsville Employment by Age

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Hopkinsville Employment by Race

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Hopkinsville 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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64.37%

Born in Hopkinsville

97.54%

Native Born

2.46%

Foreign Born

0.75%

Non Citizen

1.71%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.54% of Hopkinsville residents were born in the United States, with 64.37% having been born in Kentucky. 0.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hopkinsville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Hopkinsville Population by Year