Hoopeston, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 5,258 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.9%
 
Males: 2,464  (46.9%)
Females: 2,794  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  42.6 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60942.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,670 (it was $31,947 in 2000)
Hoopeston:

$41,670
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,347 (it was $15,055 in 2000)

Hoopeston city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $63,681 (it was $48,700 in 2000)
Hoopeston:

$63,681
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $118,523; Detached houses: $122,696

Median gross rent in 2013: $512.

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  • Races in Hoopeston, IL (2010)

    Hoopeston races chart
    • 4,71588.1%White alone
    • 54210.1%Hispanic
    • 400.7%Black alone
    • 280.5%Two or more races
    • 150.3%Asian alone
    • 100.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Other race alone

Races in Hoopeston detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hoopeston: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.6%), United States (18.5%), Irish (10.2%), English (9.9%), Welsh (1.6%), Swedish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/20/1877

Elevation: 718 feet

Land area: 3.12 square miles.

Population density: 1,687 people per square mile   (low).

Hoopeston,IL real estate house value index trend

Hoopeston, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Hoopeston:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hoopeston city:

  • Never married: 23.3%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 12.5%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

105 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.9%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Hoopeston, Illinois as of September 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Hoopeston to the number of sex offenders is 352 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,499 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,090 (2.0%)

Hoopeston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (39.6 miles , pop. 67,518).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (93.1 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (95.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Wellington, IL (2.3 miles ), Rossville, IL (2.4 miles ), Ambia, IN (2.9 miles) , Milford, IL (3.3 miles ), Henning, IL (3.4 miles ), Alvin, IL (3.4 miles ), Alvan, IL (3.4 miles ), Rankin, IL (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $58,300
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $112,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $82,600
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $119,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $119,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $119,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $169,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $55,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.47 N, Longitude: 87.67 W

Area code: 217

Hoopeston household income distribution Hoopeston home values distribution

Crime rates in Hoopeston by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0012010100001
per 100,000 0.00.017.234.40.017.50.017.70.00.00.00.019.1
Rapes 0031233395384
per 100,000 0.00.051.517.234.852.452.953.0163.493.256.1151.976.3
Robberies 001014001321210
per 100,000 0.00.017.20.017.469.90.00.0236.1391.337.419.00.0
Assaults 191921182622192112262323
per 100,000 318.5323.5360.5309.7451.9384.5335.0371.318.237.3486.4436.8438.8
Burglaries 52524844575260505545404847
per 100,000 871.8885.4824.0757.1990.8908.81,057.8884.0998.7838.5748.4911.5896.8
Thefts 176176133144129153137145135141162151136
per 100,000 2,950.52,996.82,283.32,477.62,242.32,673.92,415.42,563.62,451.42,627.23,030.92,867.52,594.9
Auto thefts 4461348757337
per 100,000 67.168.1103.017.252.169.9141.0123.890.8130.456.157.0133.6
Arson 0021311001004
per 100,000 0.00.034.317.252.117.517.60.00.018.60.00.076.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 258.3262.3322.7310.2298.4365.3303.2339.7396.0388.9345.1413.9379.1

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Crime rate in Hoopeston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 15 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +116 (+2.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
  • Accommodation and food services (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (31%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Work and jobs in Hoopeston: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Hoopeston, Illinois

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Tornado activity:

Hoopeston-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the Hoopeston city center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 28.6 miles away from the city center killed 18 people and injured 285 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hoopeston-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 139.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 114.4 miles away from Hoopeston center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 171.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 131.6 miles away from Hoopeston center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 253.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Vermilion County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hoopeston topographic map

Birthplace of: Tom Hamilton (American football) - Naval officer, Frankie Gustine - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hoopeston:

  • HOOPESTON COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 701 EAST ORANGE STREET)
  • HOOPESTON COM MEMORIAL N H (701 EAST ORANGE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hoopeston:

  • PARKVIEW HOME - CISSNA PARK (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CISSNA PARK, IL)

Heliports located in Hoopeston:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hoopeston:

  • Danville Area Community College (about 24 miles; Danville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,229)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 39 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Purdue University-Main Campus (about 40 miles; West Lafayette, IN; FT enrollment: 38,271)
  • Parkland College (about 41 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Kankakee Community College (about 45 miles; Kankakee, IL; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Olivet Nazarene University (about 49 miles; Bourbonnais, IL; FT enrollment: 4,731)
  • Governors State University (about 68 miles; University Park, IL; FT enrollment: 4,043)

Public high school in Hoopeston:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hoopeston:

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Library in Hoopeston:

  • HOOPESTON PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $304,615; Location: 110 NORTH FOURTH STREET; 41,403 books; 64 e-books; 1,061 audio materials; 1,273 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 19 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 141 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Hoopeston: Hoopeston Volunteer Fire Department (A), Hoopeston Community Ambulance Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Hoopeston: Hoopeston United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Hoopeston include: Union Park (1), McFerren Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Adam Wood and Another Zone (Arcades & Amusements; 712 East McCracken).

Hotel: Downtown Motel (200 East Main).

Vermilion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.3%
(16.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 26.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.9%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.1%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
74 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Hoopeston in 2000:

  • 308 people in nursing homes
  • 51 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Hoopeston, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Hoopeston (2011 data):

  • MainSource Bank: Auto Facility at 201 East Penn Street, branch established on 1973/04/05; East Main Street Branch at 323 East Main Street, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2009/12/09: Bank assets: $2,729.1 mil, Deposits: $2,167.0 mil, headquarters in Greensburg, IN, positive income, 86 total offices, Holding Company: Mainsource Financial Group, Inc.
  • Community Bank: Hoopeston Facility at Routes 1 And 9, branch established on 1983/05/13; at 221 Bank Street, branch established on 1913/05/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $78.8 mil, Deposits: $70.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Wellington Bancorp, Inc.
  • Iroquois Federal Savings and Loan Association: 511 S Chicago Rd Branch at 511 South Chicago Road, branch established on 1883/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $482.6 mil, Deposits: $352.4 mil, headquarters in Watseka, IL, positive income, 5 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Illinois average:

12.4

Hoopeston travel time to work - commute Hoopeston mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hoopeston city (based on Vermilion County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,20082
Mainline Protestant7,81742
Catholic3,8045
Black Protestant1,2858
Other5685
None50,951-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Vermilion County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Vermilion County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
Here:

6.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Vermilion County:

28.1%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.8%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hoopeston:

50.2%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.6%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Hoopeston:

28.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.1%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.7%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hoopeston:

34.0%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

55.5%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.2%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hoopeston, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,761
Other Government Administration 0$0 18$8,536
Police Protection - Officers 16$34,626$25,9700$0
Firefighters 0$0 18$6,623
Streets and Highways 4$10,831$32,4930$0
Health 0$0 1$2,206
Parks and Recreation 2$5,447$32,6821$1,620
Water Supply 6$16,564$33,1281$536
Totals for Government 28$67,468$28,91540$21,282

Hoopeston government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,064,000 ($202.36)
    Police Protection: $522,000 ($99.28)
    Regular Highways: $503,000 ($95.66)
    General - Other: $451,000 ($85.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $183,000 ($34.80)
    Central Staff Services: $164,000 ($31.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $144,000 ($27.39)
    Fire Protection: $86,000 ($16.36)
    Health Services - Other: $65,000 ($12.36)
    Housing & Community Development: $33,000 ($6.28)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $2,490,000 ($473.56)
    Benefit Payments: $59,000 ($11.22)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,009,000 ($191.90)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $183,000 ($34.80)

Hoopeston government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $123,000 ($23.39)
    All Other: $6,000 ($1.14)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $20,000 ($3.80)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $131,000 ($24.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $619,000 ($117.73)
    Interest Earnings: $61,000 ($11.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,050,000 ($199.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,075,000 ($204.45)
    Highways: $166,000 ($31.57)
  • Tax - Property: $468,000 ($89.01)
    Public Utilities: $359,000 ($68.28)
    NEC: $47,000 ($8.94)

Hoopeston government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,045,000 ($579.12)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $265,000 ($50.40)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $3,110,000 ($591.48)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $200,000 ($38.04)

Hoopeston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,895,000 ($550.59)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $200,000 ($38.04)

3.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.71%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($544 average AGI)
Vermilion County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Champaign County, IL  0.70% ($28,860 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.44% ($17,705)
from Iroquois County, IL  0.12% ($32,486)


4.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,434 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($349 average AGI)
Vermilion County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Champaign County, IL  0.80% ($31,189 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.31% ($17,913)
to Fountain County, IN  0.14% ($30,537)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hoopeston:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WBAA (920 AM; 5 kW; WEST LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PURDUE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hoopeston:

  • WHPO (100.9 FM; HOOPESTON, IL; Owner: MARKET STREET BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WIBN (98.1 FM; EARL PARK, IN; Owner: BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXLS (99.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: I.A.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIVR (101.7 FM; KENTLAND, IN; Owner: MILNER BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WDNL (102.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WGNJ (89.3 FM; ST. JOSEPH, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)
  • WGFA-FM (94.1 FM; WATSEKA, IL; Owner: IROQUOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAZY-FM (96.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS L.P.)
  • WRHK (94.9 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WSHP (95.7 FM; ATTICA, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • W216BB (91.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, IN; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WPXN (104.9 FM; PAXTON, IL; Owner: PAXTON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKZS (103.1 FM; COVINGTON, IN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD BROADCASTING , INC., OF IN.)
  • WSKL (92.9 FM; VEEDERSBURG, IN; Owner: ZONA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hoopeston:

  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WCCU (Channel 27; URBANA, IL; Owner: URBANA-CHAMPAIGN BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
Hoopeston fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Hoopeston fatal accident list:

Jul 14, 2004 04:13 PM, E. Main St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 28, 1991 06:11 PM, Mcracken, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Feb 25, 1989 03:20 PM, 1, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 26, 1989 11:36 PM, Euclid Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 19, 1987 09:08 PM, 9, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 6, 1977 05:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 16, 1977 06:50 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 6,800Total average daily traffic
  • 452Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,600Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hoopeston)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 209 S Market Street (Lat: 40.466417 Lon: -87.668639), Call Sign: KLI563
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.745 MHzGrant Date: 05/24/2013, Expiration Date: 05/26/2023Registrant: Vermilion County Emergency Management Agency, 2507 Georgetown Road, Danville, IL 61832, Phone: (217) 443-6010, Fax: (217) 304-2092, Email:
  • 1 Mi E Heaton Elevator (Lat: 40.419472 Lon: -87.608361), Call Sign: KBZ613
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.035 MHzGrant Date: 07/05/1996, Expiration Date: 07/07/2001, Cancellation Date: 09/09/2001Registrant: Beckner Corp Farms, Rt 2, Hoopeston, IL 60942, Phone: (217) 283-9661
  • S Side Of St Rt 9 Adj To W Side (Lat: 40.469194 Lon: -87.688083), Call Sign: KBY294, Licensee ID: L00838286
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.1400 MHzGrant Date: 07/28/2005, Expiration Date: 09/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2010, Certifier: Gerald BednarRegistrant: Ameren Services Company
  • Hoopeston Sub Sta 53 3mi S Of (Lat: 40.415028 Lon: -87.648083), Call Sign: WGZ895
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHzGrant Date: 08/24/2011, Expiration Date: 10/18/2021Registrant: Prairie Power, Inc, 2103 S Main St, Jacksonville, IL 62651, Phone: (217) 245-6161, Fax: (217) 245-1705, Email:
  • STATE ROUTE 1, 0.5 Mile North Of Hoopeston On Il Route 1 (Lat: 40.479917 Lon: -87.689194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 92.7 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WPSY574
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.017 MHzGrant Date: 05/21/2011, Expiration Date: 08/08/2021, Certifier: Russell L RuddRegistrant: Supreme Radio Communications, Inc., 4017 N Prospect Rd, Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (309) 256-0660, Fax: (309) 682-5949, Email:
  • STATE ROUTE 1, 0.5 Mile North Of Hoopeston On Il Route 1 (Lat: 40.479917 Lon: -87.689194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 92.7 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQHK266
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.085 MHzGrant Date: 08/20/2007, Expiration Date: 08/20/2017, Certifier: Greg ShipmanRegistrant: Supreme Radio Communications, Inc., 4017 N Prospect Rd, Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (309) 256-0660, Fax: (309) 682-5949, Email:
  • Lat: 40.458556 Lon: -87.659500, Call Sign: WQTN886
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.587 MHz, 466.862 MHz, 467.100 MHzGrant Date: 03/14/2014, Expiration Date: 03/14/2024, Certifier: Charlotte StrawserRegistrant: Illinois Cooperative Association Inc., 11596 Illinois Hwy 1, Paris, IL 61944, Phone: (217) 466-4600, Fax: (217) 466-7662, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hoopeston)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: AMERICAN CHAMPION AIRCRAFT 7EC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-200A (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 164PC , Serial Number: 1015-2007, Airworthiness Date: 07/20/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Charles E Gernano, 38634 State Route 1, Hoopeston, IL 60942
  • Aircraft: DENEAL DANIEL W VANS RV6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 256GD , Serial Number: 23639, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 03/15/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel W Deneal, 509 E Lincoln St, Hoopeston, IL 60942

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$86,37013$43,86811$69,4156$27,5777$35,391
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$91,5601$110,1100$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$95,7404$41,5154$61,1881$23,9401$43,380
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$65,5201$5,9803$57,6470$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$78,0900$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0102.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$45,0301$41,890
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$62,530
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0102.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hoopeston that have no violations reported:

  • HUBBARD TRAILS COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 130, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Hoopeston, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6476.2 years
Mary6381.4 years
James5975.6 years
Robert5372.2 years
William5075.6 years
Helen4079.8 years
Charles3875.1 years
Harold3675.1 years
George3476.6 years
Ruth3081.3 years
Most common last names in Hoopeston, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis2576.1 years
Johnson2583.3 years
Smith2375.5 years
Brown2375.3 years
Miller2173.5 years
Burton1878.2 years
Cox1871.5 years
Martin1778.1 years
Lane1569.3 years
Moore1477.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Wood (3%)
Businesses in Hoopeston, IL
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Lane Furniture2
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Ford1RadioShack1
H&R Block1Subway1

Hoopeston compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Hoopeston on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest cost per building permit(population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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