Statewide Claims to Fame

Hopkinsville is 2nd in Kentucky out of 84 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Hopkinsville is 4th in Kentucky out of 84 other cities in Size in square miles

Hopkinsville is 6th in Kentucky out of 77 other cities in Current population (2012)

Hopkinsville is 6th in Kentucky out of 84 other cities in Households

Hopkinsville is 6th in Kentucky out of 84 other cities in Housing units

Hopkinsville is 10th in Kentucky out of 84 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Hopkinsville is 14th in Kentucky out of 76 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Hopkinsville is 14th in Kentucky out of 77 other cities in Retail sales

Hopkinsville is 17th in Kentucky out of 67 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Hopkinsville is 19th in Kentucky out of 84 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Hopkinsville Rank Kentucky US
Current population (2012) 32,966 6th 4,380,415 313,914,040
Size in square miles 30.7 4th 39,486.3 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,029.8 64th 109.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Hopkinsville Rank Kentucky US
Residents younger than 5 7.7% 21st 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.0% 29th 23.2% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.5% 34th 14.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Hopkinsville Rank Kentucky US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.1% 44th 81.7% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 15.3% 60th 20.6% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Hopkinsville Rank Kentucky US
Race - White 62.6% 82nd 88.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 31.9% 2nd 8.1% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 10th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.1% 33rd 1.3% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 19th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.5% 25th 1.6% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.5% 36th 3.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 61.1% 81st 85.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Hopkinsville Rank Kentucky US
Female residents 52.9% 28th 50.7% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.0% 36th 3.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Hopkinsville Rank Kentucky US
Housing units 14,318 6th 1,932,599 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.8% 51st 17.8% 25.9%
Households 12,723 6th 1,681,085 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.2% 55th 69.5% 66.1%
Home median value $101,400 56th $118,700 $186,200
People per household 2.4 51st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Hopkinsville Rank Kentucky US
Income per capita $19,232 59th $23,033 $27,915
Income per household $36,078 55th $42,248 $52,762
Income below poverty line 24.7% 22nd 18.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Hopkinsville Rank Kentucky US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,120 14th 337,600 27,092,908
Retail sales $584,684 14th $50,405,925 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $18,480 48th $11,843 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $56,750 17th $6,300,866 $613,795,732

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