Hopewell, New Jersey

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Population in 2017: 1,948 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.3%
 
Males: 909  (46.7%)
Females: 1,039  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

44.2 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 08525.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $108,062 (it was $77,270 in 2000)
Hopewell:

$108,062
NJ:

$80,088

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $58,166 (it was $38,413 in 2000)

Hopewell borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $456,658 (it was $223,200 in 2000)
Hopewell:

$456,658
NJ:

$334,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $391,451; detached houses: $453,124; townhouses or other attached units: $213,941; in 2-unit structures: $262,871; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $113,479; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $255,546; mobile homes: $455,784

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,547.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hopewell: 116.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.3%
(3.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Hopewell, NJ (2010)
    • 1,78692.9%White alone
    • 713.7%Hispanic
    • 291.5%Black alone
    • 160.8%Two or more races
    • 130.7%Asian alone
    • 50.3%Other race alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Hopewell, New Jersey as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hopewell is 1,903 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Hopewell by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(52.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.4)
4
(21.5)
5
(27.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(52.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(99.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(50.0)
3
(155.6)
2
(103.4)
1
(52.0)
1
(52.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.8)
2
(10.7)
2
(11.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(340.6)
5
(245.3)
11
(546.4)
6
(301.8)
5
(252.1)
4
(199.9)
5
(259.3)
5
(258.4)
5
(260.0)
1
(52.0)
2
(104.5)
21
(113.1)
25
(134.2)
18
(100.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(875.9)
7
(343.5)
15
(745.2)
8
(402.4)
15
(756.4)
6
(299.9)
14
(726.1)
11
(568.5)
14
(728.0)
12
(624.3)
7
(365.7)
78
(420.0)
68
(364.9)
58
(322.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(48.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(50.4)
1
(50.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(104.0)
1
(52.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.4)
6
(32.2)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)62.830.9102.837.251.940.078.361.581.684.821.931.656.646.0

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Hopewell, NJ

Crime rate in Hopewell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 39 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
New Jersey average:

3.55
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Ancestries: German (18.9%), Irish (9.4%), Italian (8.1%), English (8.0%), American (7.4%), Polish (6.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Land area: 0.69 square miles.

Population density: 2,837 people per square mile   (average).

Hopewell, New Jersey map

152 residents are foreign born (5.2% Europe, 2.1% Asia, 1.5% Latin America).

This borough:

7.9%
New Jersey:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $10,642 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $10,680 (2.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Trenton, NJ (11.6 miles , pop. 85,403).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (33.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Skillman, NJ (1.8 miles ),
Blawenburg, NJ (1.9 miles ),
Pennington borough, NJ (2.2 miles ),
Lawrenceville, NJ (2.5 miles ),
Princeton borough, NJ (2.5 miles ),
Princeton North, NJ (2.5 miles ),
Rocky Hill borough, NJ (2.6 miles ),
Harlingen, NJ (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.39 N, Longitude: 74.76 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 609

Distribution of median household income in Hopewell, NJ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hopewell, NJ in 2017

Property values in Hopewell, NJ

Hopewell satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
New Jersey:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +52 (+2.6%).
Most common industries in Hopewell, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (17.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.4%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Chemicals (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.4%)
  • Educational services (14.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.7%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.2%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Chemicals (7.2%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Hopewell, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Media and communications workers (5.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.1%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (6.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Carpenters (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Media and communications workers (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.0%)
  • Media and communications workers (5.4%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (3.1%)
  • Child care workers (3.0%)

Average climate in Hopewell, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hopewell, New Jersey average temperatures Hopewell, New Jersey average precipitation Hopewell, New Jersey humidity Hopewell, New Jersey wind speed Hopewell, New Jersey snowfall Hopewell, New Jersey sunshine Hopewell, New Jersey clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 82.4. This is about average.

City:

82.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0690. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0690
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.06. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.06
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 0.754. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.754
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 16.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.94. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.94
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Hopewell-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Hopewell borough center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 31.6 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hopewell-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 67.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 247.5 miles away from Hopewell center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 288.4 miles away from Hopewell center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 23.4 miles away from Hopewell center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 303.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mercer County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hopewell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hopewell:

  • UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER AT PRINCETON AMBULATORY (Hospital, about 6 miles away; PRINCETON, NJ)
  • PRINCETON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PRINCETON, NJ)
  • PRINCETON HOMECARE SERVICES, PRINCETON HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; PRINCETON, NJ)
  • EAST MOUNTAIN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BELLE MEAD, NJ)
  • ST LAWRENCE REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ)
  • MERCER COUNTY SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 8 miles away; LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ)
  • LAWRENCEVILLE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ)

Heliports located in Hopewell:

Amtrak stations near Hopewell:

  • 9 miles: PRINCETON JUNCTION (WALLACE RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: TRENTON (72 S. CLINTON AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: NEW BRUNSWICK (FRENCH & ALBANY STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hopewell:

  • Princeton University (about 6 miles; Princeton, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 6,897)
  • Rider University (about 8 miles; Lawrenceville, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,960)
  • The College of New Jersey (about 9 miles; Ewing, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,573)
  • Mercer County Community College (about 12 miles; West Windsor, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,728)
  • Thomas Edison State College (about 12 miles; Trenton, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • Bucks County Community College (about 15 miles; Newtown, PA; FT enrollment: 6,898)
  • Raritan Valley Community College (about 17 miles; Branchburg, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,735)

Private high school in Hopewell:

  • PRINCETON LATIN ACADEMY (Students: 28, Location: 174 LAMBERVILLE-HOPEWELL RD, Grades: KG-10)

Public elementary/middle school in Hopewell:

See full list of schools located in Hopewell

Library in Hopewell:

  • HOPEWELL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $131,318; Location: 13 E. BROAD STREET; 11,895 books; 673 audio materials; 260 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 52 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hopewell: Hopewell Fire Department and Emergency Medical Unit (A), Hopewell Borough Building (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hopewell include: Calvary Baptist Church (A), Hopewell United Methodist Church (B), Saint Alphonsus Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Hopewell: Hopewell Boro Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Princeton Doll and Toy Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 8 Somerset Street).

Court: Hopewell Borough - Court Clerk (4 Columbia Avenue).

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hopewell and their reported violations in the past:

HOPEWELL BORO W DEPT (Population served: 2,035, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2010)
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
  • 4 other older monitoring violations

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

  • STONYBROOK GOLF CLUB (Population served: 56, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.5 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

68.4%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.3%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Hopewell (2011 data):

  • Hopewell Valley Community Bank: County Line Branch at 280 Route 31, branch established on 1999/12/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $404.4 mil, Deposits: $335.9 mil, headquarters in Pennington, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Hopewell Branch at 62 East Broad Street, branch established on 1970/01/05. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Newfield National Bank: Hopewell Township Branch at 720 Shiloh Pike (Route 49), branch established on 2001/05/15. Info updated 2010/05/12: Bank assets: $514.4 mil, Deposits: $462.8 mil, headquarters in Newfield, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Newfield Bancorp, Inc.
  • 1st Constitution Bank: Hopewell Branch at 86 E. Broad Street, branch established on 1985/09/21. Info updated 2011/08/31: Bank assets: $791.7 mil, Deposits: $624.5 mil, headquarters in Cranbury, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: 1st Constitution Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Hopewell:

Marital status in Hopewell, NJ
  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 56.6%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

For population 25 years and over in Hopewell:

  • High school or higher: 98.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 67.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 34.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
New Jersey average:

12.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Hopewell
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hopewell, NJ (based on Mercer County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic121,65026
Mainline Protestant29,63886
Evangelical Protestant17,27491
Other17,11538
Black Protestant5,14630
Orthodox1,9605
None173,730-
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: 107
Mercer County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Mercer County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 55
Here:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Mercer County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 270
Mercer County:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.3%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Mercer County:

22.2%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.1%
New Jersey:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

55.9%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

55.5%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.7
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hopewell:

19.6%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.2%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hopewell:

32.8%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Hopewell:

62.2%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Hopewell:

81.3%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hopewell, NJ 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
Streets and Highways 3$11,892$47,5680$0
Other Government Administration 2$12,198$73,1885$4,646
Water Supply 2$9,976$59,8560$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,700
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 6$6,472
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$2,062
Totals for Government 7$34,066$58,39915$14,880

Hopewell government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,220,000 ($626.28)
    Regular Highways: $872,000 ($447.64)
    Water Utilities: $101,000 ($51.85)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $525,000 ($269.51)
    Water Utilities: $403,000 ($206.88)
    Regular Highways: $191,000 ($98.05)
    Central Staff Services: $185,000 ($94.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $154,000 ($79.06)
    Libraries: $100,000 ($51.33)
    Financial Administration: $92,000 ($47.23)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $46,000 ($23.61)
    Sewerage: $28,000 ($14.37)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($11.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($1.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $87,000 ($44.66)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $569,000 ($292.09)
    Other - Sewerage: $203,000 ($104.21)
    Other - Health - Other: $37,000 ($18.99)
    Other - General - Other: $1,000 ($0.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $523,000 ($268.48)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($15.40)

Hopewell government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $277,000 ($142.20)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000 ($1.03)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $205,000 ($105.24)
    General Revenue - Other: $108,000 ($55.44)
    Fines and Forfeits: $57,000 ($29.26)
    Rents: $14,000 ($7.19)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($3.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $525,000 ($269.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $170,000 ($87.27)
    Other: $9,000 ($4.62)
  • Tax - Property: $1,778,000 ($912.73)
    Other License: $19,000 ($9.75)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000 ($2.05)

Hopewell government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,707,000 ($876.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,534,000 ($787.47)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $173,000 ($88.81)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $4,443,000 ($2280.80)
    Beginning: $4,032,000 ($2069.82)

Hopewell government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,292,000 ($663.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,443,000 ($740.76)

5.28% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($83,445 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,461 average AGI)
Mercer County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Middlesex County, NJ  0.94% ($89,548 average AGI)
from Burlington County, NJ  0.43% ($57,574)
from Bucks County, PA  0.29% ($57,929)


6.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($100,755 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,801 average AGI)
Mercer County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Burlington County, NJ  0.78% ($64,121 average AGI)
to Bucks County, PA  0.57% ($89,508)
to Middlesex County, NJ  0.55% ($94,672)

Businesses in Hopewell, NJ

  • FedEx: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hopewell:

  • WHWH (1350 AM; 10 kW; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTTM (1680 AM; 10 kW; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBUD (1260 AM; 5 kW; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIMG (1300 AM; 3 kW; EWING, NJ; Owner: MORRIS B/C COMPANY OF N. J. INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hopewell:

  • WKXW-FM (101.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WNJT-FM (88.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BRD/CST AUTHORITY)
  • WPRB (103.3 FM; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • W220AG (91.9 FM; LAWRENCEVILLE, ETC., NJ; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOC.)
  • WTHK (94.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WPST (97.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WCVH (90.5 FM; FLEMINGTON, NJ; Owner: HUNTERDON CENTRAL H. S. BD. OF EDUC.)
  • WMGQ (98.3 FM; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WDVR (89.7 FM; DELAWARE TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: PENN-JERSEY EDUCATIONAL RADIO CORP.)
  • WWFM (89.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • W245AC (96.9 FM; HARMONY TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)

TV broadcast stations around Hopewell:

  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • W25AW (Channel 25; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: WZBN TV, INC.)
Hopewell fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Hopewell fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 30.0mTotal length
  • $11,698,000Total costs
  • 117,827Total average daily traffic
  • 6,038Total average daily truck traffic
  • 146,586Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hopewell, NJ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 2Before 1900
  • 21910-1919
  • 21920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hopewell, NJ

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hopewell)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Harbourton Woodsville Rd (Lat: 40.357611 Lon: -74.822667), Call Sign: KYW959,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.520 MHz, 155.520 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2015, Expiration Date: 06/05/2025, Registrant: Hopewell Twp Police Dept, 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Rd, Titusville, NJ 08560, Phone: (609) 737-3100, Fax: (609) 737-1775, Email:
  • Police Dept Rt 546 & Scotch Rd (Lat: 40.261500 Lon: -74.781000), Call Sign: WBG437,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.710 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2015, Expiration Date: 06/05/2025, Registrant: Hopewell Twp Police Dept, 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Rd, Titusville, NJ 08560, Phone: (609) 737-3100, Fax: (609) 737-1775, Email:
  • New Road & Haubortn Rd (Lat: 40.366778 Lon: -74.825444), Call Sign: KNBT613, Licensee ID: L00007297,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.950 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/1996, Expiration Date: 12/19/2001, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2001, Registrant: Adt Security Services Inc, 1 Town Center Rd, Boca Raton, FL 33486-1010, Phone: (609) 655-2200
  • New Rd & Harbourtown Woodsville Rd (Lat: 40.363444 Lon: -74.821556), Call Sign: KNEV237, Licensee ID: L00041870,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.850 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/1998, Expiration Date: 02/08/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2003, Registrant: Elias Fuel Oil Inc, 596 2nd St, Trenton, NJ 08611-3020
  • 23 Featherbed Ln (Lat: 40.454000 Lon: -74.790722), Call Sign: KSC738, Licensee ID: L00047361,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.925 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/1997, Expiration Date: 02/08/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2003, Registrant: Joseph D Agostino, 23 Featherbed Ln, Hopewell, NJ 08525
  • New Road And Harborton Woodsville Road (Lat: 40.363389 Lon: -74.821528), Type: Building, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WPSF488,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.625 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 04/05/2021, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • LINVALE, 14 Stoney Brook Road (Lat: 40.413750 Lon: -74.810111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 100 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQWP798,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHz, 155.400 MHz, Grant Date: 10/21/2015, Expiration Date: 10/21/2025, Certifier: Harry J Heller Iii, Registrant: County Of Hunterdon, Administration Bldg Main St, Flemington, NJ 08822, Phone: (908) 782-0057, Fax: (908) 782-0057

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hopewell)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: KNEPPERS CHRIS J ROTORWAY 162F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3212W , Serial Number: 6474, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 01/11/2005, Certificate Issue Date: 01/24/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Chris J Kneppers, 102 Grandview Ave, Hopewell, NJ 08525
  • Aircraft: BEECH E35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 35EV , Serial Number: D-3752, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 03/02/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 10/28/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas A Jr Marett, 214 Lambertville Hopewell Rd, Hopewell, NJ 08525
  • Aircraft: AEROSTAR INTERNATIONAL INC S53A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 7099V , Serial Number: S53A-3007, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 03/23/1995, Certificate Issue Date: 01/31/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph Delucia, 238 Lambertville Hopewell Rd / Apt B, Hopewell, NJ 08525
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8168P , Serial Number: 24-3424, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 08/24/1993
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Alan Sherman, 10 Ringos Mill Rd, Hopewell, NJ 08525, Other Owners: Douglass Thomas
  • Aircraft: NORTH AMERICAN NAVION (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8643H , Serial Number: NAV-4-643, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 07/11/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 10/23/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Angelo S Jr Carnevale, 123 Van Dyke Rd, Hopewell, NJ 08525
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88187 , Serial Number: 15804, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 02/09/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Angelo S Carnevale, 123 Van Dyke Rd, Hopewell, NJ 08525
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3395E , Serial Number: 7AC-6813, Year manufactured: 1946, Certificate Issue Date: 09/16/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas F Oleary, 89 Stony Brook Rd, Hopewell, NJ 08525
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/16/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$300,50010$308,70056$274,2322$140,0000$01$141,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$285,5006$297,3330$01$200,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$05$255,20017$308,8240$00$01$129,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$338,0002$344,00015$299,3330$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0039.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$311,5001$417,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$288,0001$296,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$294,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$288,0000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0039.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Hopewell, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Hopewell, NJ - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 35. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 65 took place in 2010, and the least - 4 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hopewell, NJ When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (66.8%), and Outside Fires (22.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hopewell, NJ
    • 40266.8%Structure Fires
    • 13322.1%Outside Fires
    • 538.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 142.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hopewell, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hopewell, NJ
  • 64.8%Utility gas
  • 31.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hopewell, NJ
  • 35.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 34.0%Utility gas
  • 23.9%Electricity
  • 6.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Hopewell compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
There are 15 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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