Hopewell, Tennessee

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Population in 2010: 1,874. Population change since 2000: +3.3%
Males: 927  (49.5%)
Females: 947  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  49.8 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 37312.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,387 (it was $43,973 in 2000)
Hopewell:

$60,387
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,239 (it was $21,391 in 2000)

Hopewell CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $153,852 (it was $90,500 in 2000)
Hopewell:

$153,852
TN:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $153,831; Detached houses: $164,350; Townhouses or other attached units: $104,378; In 2-unit structures: $103,735; Mobile homes: $62,494

Median gross rent in 2013: $882.

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  • Races in Hopewell, TN (2010)

    Hopewell races chart
    • 1,76594.2%White alone
    • 432.3%Black alone
    • 321.7%Hispanic
    • 140.7%Two or more races
    • 70.4%American Indian alone
    • 70.4%Asian alone
    • 60.3%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hopewell: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (16.4%), United States (12.6%), German (12.1%), English (9.3%), Dutch (6.1%), Scottish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 7.25 square miles.

Population density: 259 people per square mile   (very low).

Hopewell,TN real estate house value index trend

Hopewell, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Hopewell:

  • High school or higher: 88.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hopewell CDP:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

58 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 0.9% Africa, 0.4% Asia).

This place:

2.6%
Tennessee:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $741 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $805 (0.5%)

Hopewell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (24.3 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (106.0 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (480.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: West Bradley, TN (1.4 miles ), Cleveland, TN (2.2 miles ), East Cleveland, TN (2.5 miles ), Snow Hill, TN (2.7 miles ), South Cleveland, TN (2.9 miles ), Charleston, TN (3.0 miles ), Wildwood Lake, TN (3.1 miles ), Calhoun, TN (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 35.23 N, Longitude: 84.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 423

Hopewell household income distribution Hopewell home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.0%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (42%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (38%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Hopewell, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hopewell-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 21% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.9 miles away from the Hopewell place center killed 4 people and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/15/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.3 miles away from the place center injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hopewell-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 65.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 65.9 miles away from Hopewell 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 212.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 166.9 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 277.0 miles away from Hopewell center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 184.5 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 Bradley County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Flash Floods: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hopewell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hopewell:

  • CLEVELAND CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • ROYAL CARE OF CLEVELAND INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE OF EAST TENNESSEE INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • BRADLEY HEALTH CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • FMC BRADLEY (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • BRADLEY CO NH (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • FAMILY HOME CARE CLEVELAND (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; CLEVELAND, TN)

Operable nuclear power plants near Hopewell:

  • 16 miles: Sequoyah 1 and 2 in Soddy-Daisy, TN.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hopewell:

  • Cleveland State Community College (about 3 miles; Cleveland, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,500)
  • Lee University (about 6 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 4,422)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 16 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 21 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 6,827)
  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 26 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 10,158)
  • Dalton State College (about 33 miles; Dalton, GA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • Roane State Community College (about 48 miles; Harriman, TN; FT enrollment: 4,302)

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Churches in Hopewell include: Freewill Baptist Church (A), Mount Zion Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Beaty Cemetery (1), Funderburg Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Apison Fork (A), Allen Mill Fork (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Bradley 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 2012 was 79.6. This is about average.

City:

79.6
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.00
U.S.:

0.30

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.30
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.87. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.87
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.03. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.03
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.3%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  78.8%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.3%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
4 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in other group homes in 2000

Hopewell compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Tennessee average:

12.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (91%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hopewell CDP (based on Bradley County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant51,000145
Mainline Protestant6,00025
Catholic1,8631
Other5102
Black Protestant4256
None39,165-
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: 15
Bradley County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Bradley County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Bradley County:

6.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
Here:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.5%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Bradley County:

27.6%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.7%
State:

13.5%

6.06% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,526 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
Tennessee average:

6.50%

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 Hamilton County, TN  1.09% ($33,979 average AGI)
from Polk County, TN  0.48% ($27,405)
from McMinn County, TN  0.38% ($27,435)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,114 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($201 average AGI)
Bradley County:

0.04%
Tennessee average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hamilton County, TN  1.15% ($33,135 average AGI)
to McMinn County, TN  0.43% ($27,054)
to Polk County, TN  0.42% ($27,238)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hopewell:

  • WCLE (1570 AM; 5 kW; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WBAC (1340 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNOO (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: PYE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTTI (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: PYE WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WGOW (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDOD (1310 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hopewell:

  • W217AN (91.3 FM; PROSPECT, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCLE-FM (104.1 FM; CALHOUN, TN; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WALV (95.3 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSMC-FM (90.5 FM; COLLEGEDALE, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN COLLEGE OF SEVENTH-DAY ADVT)
  • WOCE (93.1 FM; BENTON, TN; Owner: LB RADIO OF CHATTANOOGA, LLC)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUTC (88.1 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WAYB-FM (95.7 FM; GRAYSVILLE, TN; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOGT (107.9 FM; EAST RIDGE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W268AA (101.5 FM; FALLING WATER, TN; Owner: S/WEST FLORIDA COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDNT-FM (104.9 FM; DAYTON, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W278AC (103.5 FM; WALDEN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W203AZ (88.5 FM; FAIRMOUNT, TN; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WSGC-FM (101.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hopewell:

  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WTNB-CA (Channel 27; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WDSI-TV (Channel 61; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDSI LICENSE CORP.)
  • W26BE (Channel 26; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTCI (Channel 45; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE GREATER CHATTANOOGA PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP)
  • WDTT-LP (Channel 38; LENOIR CITY, TN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WDEF-TV (Channel 12; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRCB-TV (Channel 3; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • W66CG (Channel 66; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WPDP-LP (Channel 25; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: WDSI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WOOT-LP (Channel 6; CHATTANOOGA, ETC., TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 720Total average daily traffic
  • 34Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,584Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$154,65712$192,01351$176,6243$106,8838$127,4250$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$153,2204$153,7081$45,4100$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$181,2002$133,96015$192,2020$01$58,7501$60,900
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$170,4402$125,8907$188,5770$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$176,6800$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$166,9952$174,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0114.00

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