Hopewell, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 405 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.3%
 
Males: 210  (52.1%)
Females: 195  (47.9%)
Median resident age:  46.3 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 61565.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $75,948 (it was $63,250 in 2000)
Hopewell:

$75,948
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $41,255 (it was $25,143 in 2000)

Hopewell village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $171,670 (it was $122,800 in 2000)
Hopewell:

$171,670
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $186,213; Detached houses: $185,465

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,443.

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  • Races in Hopewell, IL (2010)

    Hopewell races chart
    • 39395.9%White alone
    • 82.0%Hispanic
    • 61.5%Black alone
    • 20.5%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hopewell: 89.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.9%), Swedish (9.7%), American (8.1%), European (8.1%), Irish (7.0%), Italian (6.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/01/1983

Elevation: 476 feet

Land area: 1.13 square miles.

Population density: 360 people per square mile   (very low).

Hopewell,IL real estate house value index trend

Hopewell, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Hopewell:

  • High school or higher: 93.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hopewell village:

  • Never married: 13.5%
  • Now married: 71.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

4 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.0%
Illinois:

13.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,688 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,539 (2.1%)

Hopewell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (19.9 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (109.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Sparland, IL (1.8 miles ), Lacon, IL (1.9 miles ), Chillicothe, IL (2.2 miles ), Rome, IL (2.8 miles ), Washburn, IL (3.1 miles ), Henry, IL (3.2 miles ), La Rose, IL (3.4 miles) , Spring Bay, IL (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $173,800
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $183,900
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $203,100
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $206,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $193,700
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $201,500
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $220,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $235,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.98 N, Longitude: 89.46 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 309

Hopewell household income distribution Hopewell home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +41 (+11.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Hopewell, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hopewell-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.3 miles away from the Hopewell village center injured 3 people.

On 6/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 14.7 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hopewell-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 194.0 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 171.3 miles away from Hopewell center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 43.9 miles away from the city 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 225.8 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) earthquake occurred 193.4 miles away from Hopewell center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 180.6 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 Marshall County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hopewell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hopewell:

  • ST JOSEPH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LACON, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-CHILLICOTHE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CHILLICOTHE, IL)
  • SNYDER VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; METAMORA, IL)
  • LUTHERAN HOME, THE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; PEORIA, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hopewell:

  • Illinois Central College (about 20 miles; East Peoria, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,158)
  • Bradley University (about 22 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 29 miles; Oglesby, IL; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Heartland Community College (about 39 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 41 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 42 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Black Hawk College (about 62 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)

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Marshall County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 59.4. This is better than average.

City:

59.4
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.32
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 18.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.33
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0102. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0102
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.7%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  87.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.2%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hopewell village (based on Marshall County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,92716
Catholic2,2825
Evangelical Protestant1,32813
Other1-
None6,102-
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: 3
Marshall County:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Marshall County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Marshall County:

7.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

10.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

26.6%
Illinois:

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

12.8%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hopewell:

59.6%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hopewell:

62.7%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Hopewell:

27.7
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hopewell:

19.4%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

5.4%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hopewell:

34.3%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Hopewell:

66.3%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Hopewell:

83.0%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hopewell, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
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$225
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$225
Water Supply 0$0 2$2,025
Other and Unallocable 3$7,487$29,9480$0
Totals for Government 3$7,487$29,9484$2,475

4.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,879 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.97%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Peoria County, IL  1.05% ($41,148 average AGI)
from Woodford County, IL  0.62% ($28,156)
from La Salle County, IL  0.54% ($33,857)


6.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,856 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Peoria County, IL  1.85% ($40,423 average AGI)
to La Salle County, IL  0.59% ($37,194)
to Woodford County, IL  0.55% ($46,655)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hopewell:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WPEO (1020 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PEORIA, IL)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hopewell:

  • WRVY-FM (100.5 FM; HENRY, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC)
  • WPMJ (94.3 FM; CHILLICOTHE, IL; Owner: KELLY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIXO (99.9 FM; BARTONVILLE, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WSWT (106.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZPW (92.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: B&G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; PERU, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WRVP (98.5 FM; EUREKA, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WFYR (97.3 FM; ELMWOOD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: LA SALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPPY (101.1 FM; GLASFORD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • W278AE (103.5 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXCL (104.9 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WDQX (102.3 FM; MORTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Hopewell:

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; PEORIA, IL; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)
  • WEEK-TV (Channel 25; PEORIA, IL; Owner: WEEK-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS VALLEY PUB TELECOMM CORP)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; PEORIA, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, L.L.C.)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB8BXU, Licensee ID: L01048225, Grant Date: 12/31/2007, Expiration Date: 02/14/2017, Certifier: Kenneth M Towne, Registrant: Kenneth M Towne, 19 Tecumseh Ct, Hopewell, IL 61565
  • Call Sign: N9VIM, Licensee ID: L00757652, Grant Date: 07/23/2013, Expiration Date: 10/19/2023, Certifier: Tracy A Ruble, Registrant: Tracy A Ruble, 37 Hopewell Drive, Hopewell, IL 61565
  • Call Sign: KC9DRH, Licensee ID: L00660258, Grant Date: 04/10/2003, Expiration Date: 04/10/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2008, Certifier: Britt M Fidler, Registrant: Britt M Fidler, 196 Cahokia Ct, Hopewell, IL 61565
  • Call Sign: KD8DMG, Licensee ID: L01144740, Grant Date: 04/26/2006, Expiration Date: 04/26/2016, Certifier: Jay H Cline, Registrant: Jay H Cline, 19 Tecumseh Ct, Hopewell, IL 61565
  • Call Sign: KC9LVZ, Licensee ID: L01301156, Grant Date: 07/03/2007, Expiration Date: 07/03/2017, Certifier: John P Hays, Registrant: John P Hays, 196 Cahokia Court, Hopewell, IL 61565
  • Call Sign: KC9OOP, Previous Call Sign: KC9DRH, Licensee ID: L00660258, Grant Date: 01/18/2013, Expiration Date: 04/10/2023, Certifier: Britt M Fidler, Registrant: Britt M Fidler, 196 Cahokia Ct, Hopewell, IL 61565

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (55%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)

Hopewell compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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