Hopkins, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 18,056 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.3%
 
Males: 8,433  (46.7%)
Females: 9,623  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  33.3 years
Minnesota median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 55305.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,794 (it was $39,203 in 2000)
Hopkins:

$46,794
MN:

$60,702

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,613 (it was $26,759 in 2000)

Hopkins city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $198,310 (it was $126,100 in 2000)
Hopkins:

$198,310
MN:

$180,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $937.

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  • Races in Hopkins, MN (2013)

    Hopkins races chart
    • 11,18561.4%White alone
    • 2,25712.4%Black alone
    • 1,91510.5%Hispanic
    • 1,4558.0%Asian alone
    • 9945.5%Two or more races
    • 4582.5%Other race alone
    • 930.5%American Indian alone
    • 600.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hopkins: 114.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Hopkins, MN City Guides:

Ancestries: German (20.8%), Norwegian (10.1%), Irish (8.4%), Swedish (5.6%), Subsaharan African (5.1%), English (4.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/07/1893

Land area: 4.08 square miles.

Population density: 4,429 people per square mile   (average).

Hopkins,MN real estate house value index trend

Hopkins, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Hopkins:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hopkins city:

  • Never married: 36.0%
  • Now married: 41.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

3,286 residents are foreign born (6.0% Latin America, 5.3% Asia, 3.4% Africa).

This city:

18.0%
Minnesota:

7.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,829 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,691 (1.5%)

Hopkins satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Minnetonka, MN (2.8 miles , pop. 51,301).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (7.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (358.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: St. Louis Park, MN (1.6 miles ), Minnetonka, MN (1.7 miles ), Edina, MN (1.8 miles ), Medicine Lake, MN (2.2 miles ), Golden Valley, MN (2.3 miles ), Woodland, MN (2.3 miles ), Eden Prairie, MN (2.4 miles ), Deephaven, MN (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 56 buildings, average cost: $91,100
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $172,400
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2000: 62 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $180,900
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $184,800
  • 2003: 46 buildings, average cost: $150,900
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $418,500
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $600,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $273,300
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $320,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $305,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,500
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $257,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $420,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.93 N, Longitude: 93.41 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,413 (+18.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,157 (11.5%)

Hopkins household income distribution Hopkins home values distribution

Crime rates in Hopkins by Year
Type 2002 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013 2014
Murders 000110000
per 100,000 0.00.00.06.05.90.00.00.00.0
Rapes 8N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A58
per 100,000 45.7N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A27.644.1
Robberies 61912251611111112
per 100,000 34.3112.272.2149.294.664.662.160.766.2
Assaults 15301422189171817
per 100,000 85.7177.184.3131.3106.452.995.999.493.8
Burglaries 6873117117107100987192
per 100,000 388.7431.0704.3698.3632.6587.5552.8392.1507.4
Thefts 264326317357279374333342346
per 100,000 1,509.01,924.81,908.12,130.61,649.42,197.41,878.51,888.71,908.3
Auto thefts 374547434721163728
per 100,000 211.5265.7282.9256.6277.9123.490.3204.3154.4
Arson 420164602
per 100,000 22.911.80.06.035.523.533.80.011.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.1) 169.0235.9225.9276.6232.5207.0195.5180.0198.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Hopkins detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 37 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Minnesota average:

1.65
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +600 (+3.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Hopkins, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hopkins-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.9 miles away from the Hopkins city center killed 6 people and injured 158 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 tornado 6.3 miles away from the city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hopkins-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 149.7 miles away from Hopkins center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 299.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 178.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.2 miles away from Hopkins center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 311.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hennepin County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hopkins topographic map

Birthplace of: Aaron Brown - Journalist, Michael Lehan - 2005 NFL player (Cleveland Browns, born: Nov 25, 1979), Samantha Harris - Journalist, Archie H. Miller - Politician, David Carr (journalist) - Journalist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hopkins:

  • AUGUSTANA CHAPEL VIEW CARE CENTER (615 MINNETONKA MILLS ROAD)
  • CHAPEL VIEW INC (615 MINNETONKA MILLS ROAD)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - HOPKINS (725 SECOND AVENUE SOUTH)
  • HOPKINS HEALTH CARE (724 COUNTRY ROAD 18)

Amtrak station near Hopkins:

  • 12 miles: ST. PAUL/MINNEAPOLIS (ST. PAUL, 730 TRANSFER RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

College/University in Hopkins:

  • College of Visual Arts (Location: 601 Carlson Pkwy Ste 110; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cva.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hopkins:

  • Minneapolis Community and Technical College (about 7 miles; Minneapolis, MN; Full-time enrollment: 6,726)
  • Capella University (about 8 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 21,718)
  • Normandale Community College (about 8 miles; Bloomington, MN; FT enrollment: 7,048)
  • Walden University (about 8 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 62,473)
  • Augsburg College (about 9 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 2,954)
  • University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (about 10 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 43,506)
  • University of St Thomas (about 11 miles; Saint Paul, MN; FT enrollment: 8,762)

Public high schools in Hopkins:

Private high school in Hopkins:

  • THE BLAKE SCHOOL (Students: 1,377, Location: 110 BLAKE RD S, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Hopkins:

Private elementary/middle school in Hopkins:

  • ST JOHN'S CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 130, Location: 1503 BOYCE ST, Grades: PK-6)
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Notable locations in Hopkins: Oak Ridge Country Club (A), Hopkins Commerce Center (B), Hopkins Fire Department (C), Hopkins City Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Knollwood Village Shopping Center (1), Suburban Square Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hopkins include: Hagan Field (1), Hilltop Park (2), Interlachen Park (3), Burnes Park (4), Central Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Public Libraries - Hennepin County Libraries- Administrative & Technical Services- Rene (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 12601 Ridgedale Drive Lowr), Public Libraries - Hennepin County Libraries- Administrative & Technical Serv (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 12601 Ridgedale Drive Lowr), Public Libraries - Hennepin County Libraries- Southdale-Hennepin Area Lib (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 7001 York Avenue South), Hennepin County Libraries - Minnetonka-Ridgedale (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 12601 Ridgedale Drive Lowr).

Hotels: Minneapolis Marriott Southwest (5801 Opus Parkway), Holiday Inn Express Minnetonka (10985 Red Circle Drive), Sheraton Minneapolis West Hotel (12201 Ridgedale Drive), Hampton Inn Minneapolis/Minnetonka (10420 Wayzata Boulevard).

Hennepin 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 91.5. This is worse than average.

City:

91.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0883. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0883
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.02. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.02
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.460. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.460
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.85. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.85
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00278. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00278
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.9%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.1% for Black residents, 31.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.3% for other race residents, 31.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  47.5%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
248 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Hopkins in 2000:

  • 302 people in nursing homes
  • 133 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Hopkins, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Hopkins (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Hopkins Branch at 16 Ninth Avenue North, branch established on 1905/01/01; Hopkins Drive Up Branch at 40 10th Avenue North, branch established on 2002/07/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Hopkins Branch at 1011 First Street South, branch established on 1910/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Citizens Independent Bank: Hopkins Branch at 10901 Excelsior Boulevard, branch established on 2000/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $304.1 mil, Deposits: $248.2 mil, headquarters in Saint Louis Park, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Bakken Securities, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhood in Hopkins (Hopkins, Minnesota Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Hopkins city (based on Hennepin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic215,20574
Mainline Protestant193,498234
Evangelical Protestant162,094393
Other41,287110
Black Protestant10,81221
Orthodox3,3376
None526,192-
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: 203
Hennepin County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 14
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 78
Hennepin County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 283
Hennepin County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 807
Here:

7.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

5.8%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Hennepin County:

22.8%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.2%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hopkins:

51.2%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hopkins:

49.3%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.7
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.8%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hopkins:

10.1%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.5%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Hopkins:

59.1%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Hopkins:

81.0%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hopkins, MN 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 7$39,761$68,1621$3,080
Other Government Administration 5$36,810$88,3448$6,043
Police Protection - Officers 27$193,214$85,8730$0
Police - Other 8$37,268$55,9021$2,013
Firefighters 1$7,939$95,26836$26,317
Streets and Highways 15$83,401$66,7210$0
Welfare 2$10,446$62,6761$1,256
Solid Waste Management 1$4,798$57,5760$0
Sewerage 1$5,342$64,1040$0
Parks and Recreation 17$80,083$56,52930$17,666
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$18,646$74,5840$0
Natural Resources 2$9,514$57,0840$0
Water Supply 4$21,839$65,5170$0
Other and Unallocable 8$43,552$65,3281$3,118
Totals for Government 101$592,613$70,40978$59,493

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

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $2,140,000 ($118.52)
    Regular Highways: $1,872,000 ($103.68)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,882,000 ($159.61)
    Sewerage: $1,357,000 ($75.16)
    Parks & Recreation: $906,000 ($50.18)
    Regular Highways: $864,000 ($47.85)
    General Public Buildings: $697,000 ($38.60)
    Water Utilities: $696,000 ($38.55)
    Central Staff Services: $694,000 ($38.44)
    Housing & Community Development: $677,000 ($37.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $677,000 ($37.49)
    General - Other: $455,000 ($25.20)
    Fire Protection: $392,000 ($21.71)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $363,000 ($20.10)
    Financial Administration: $345,000 ($19.11)
    Health Services - Other: $271,000 ($15.01)
    Parking Facilities: $120,000 ($6.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $98,000 ($5.43)
    Private Transit Subsidies: $97,000 ($5.37)
    Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $6,000 ($0.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,563,000 ($141.95)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Fire Protection: $86,000 ($4.76)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $204,000 ($11.30)
    Fire Protection: $133,000 ($7.37)
    Regular Highways: $105,000 ($5.82)
    Parks & Recreation: $85,000 ($4.71)
    General - Other: $35,000 ($1.94)
    General Public Building: $33,000 ($1.83)
    Financial Administration: $28,000 ($1.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($0.50)
    Central Staff: $8,000 ($0.44)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($0.33)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $5,000 ($0.28)
    Housing & Community Development: $4,000 ($0.22)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,893,000 ($326.37)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,085,000 ($115.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $570,000 ($31.57)
    Parks & Recreation: $509,000 ($28.19)
    Housing & Community Development: $209,000 ($11.58)
    All Other: $139,000 ($7.70)
    Parking Facilities: $81,000 ($4.49)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $160,000 ($8.86)
    General Support: $12,000 ($0.66)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $4,000 ($0.22)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,337,000 ($74.05)
    Special Assessments: $1,254,000 ($69.45)
    Interest Earnings: $901,000 ($49.90)
    Rents: $43,000 ($2.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $989,000 ($54.77)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,159,000 ($119.57)
    Highways: $631,000 ($34.95)
    All Other: $94,000 ($5.21)
    Transit Utilities: $60,000 ($3.32)
    Housing & Community Development: $38,000 ($2.10)
  • Tax - Property: $7,818,000 ($432.99)
    NEC: $377,000 ($20.88)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $11,352,000 ($628.71)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $22,669,000 ($1255.48)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,735,000 ($206.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $25,063,000 ($1388.07)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $9,560,000 ($529.46)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,792,000 ($99.25)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,341,000 ($74.27)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $49,000 ($2.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $18,551,000 ($1027.41)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $13,574,000 ($751.77)

6.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,858 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($501 average AGI)
Hennepin County:

0.04%
Minnesota average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ramsey County, MN  1.08% ($37,449 average AGI)
from Anoka County, MN  0.63% ($35,260)
from Dakota County, MN  0.61% ($41,449)


6.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,322 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.50%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($747 average AGI)
Hennepin County:

0.08%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ramsey County, MN  1.06% ($36,445 average AGI)
to Anoka County, MN  0.63% ($36,705)
to Dakota County, MN  0.59% ($41,230)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hopkins:

  • WWTC (1280 AM; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KYCR (1570 AM; 4 kW; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING COMPANY,)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KDIZ (1440 AM; 5 kW; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • KCCO (950 AM; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: THE AUDIO HOUSE, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
  • KKMS (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hopkins:

  • WGVZ (105.7 FM; EDEN PRAIRIE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K214DF (90.7 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAI (90.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FRESH AIR, INC.)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • KDXL (106.5 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #283)
  • KUOM-FM (106.5 FM; ST. LOUIS PARK, MN; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBEM-FM (88.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: BD. OF EDUCATION, S.S.D. NO. 1)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCAL (89.3 FM; NORTHFIELD, MN; Owner: ST. OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KNOF (95.3 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: SELBY GOSPEL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Hopkins:

  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K19ER (Channel 19; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W62BD (Channel 62; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBWX-CA (Channel 13; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Hopkins fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 138m453ftTotal length
  • $5,095,000Total costs
  • 449,968Total average daily traffic
  • 21,490Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 51970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 22000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hopkins, MN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hopkins)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Hopkins, MN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Hopkins, 1010 1st Street South (Lat: 44.921917 Lon: -93.413278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQBG817, Licensee ID: L00015557
    Assigned Frequencies: 10563.1 MHzGrant Date: 10/04/2004, Expiration Date: 10/04/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2014, Certifier: Connie J KurtzRegistrant: City Of Hopkins, 1010 1st Street South, Hopkins, MN 55343, Phone: (952) 938-8885, Fax: (952) 939-1375, Email:
  • MSPTB1, 5th St N & Robinwood Ln (Lat: 44.933889 Lon: -93.419000), Type: Building, Structure height: 21.9 m, Call Sign: WQIQ361
    Assigned Frequencies: 19410.0 MHz, 19345.0 MHz, 19405.0 MHz, 22560.0 MHz, 23310.0 MHz, 22425.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/14/2008, Expiration Date: 04/14/2018, Certifier: Kurt MaassRegistrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 816-6907, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:
  • MSPH2S, 2nd Street (Lat: 44.920000 Lon: -93.411889), Type: Tank, Structure height: 32 m, Call Sign: WQJL432
    Assigned Frequencies: 22110.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/2008, Expiration Date: 10/21/2018, Certifier: Kurt MaassRegistrant: Telecom Transport Management, Inc., 146 N. Canal Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98103, Phone: (206) 816-6907, Fax: (206) 545-9585, Email:
  • MN-MSP0565A, 151 Tyler Avenue South (Lat: 44.921028 Lon: -93.391028), Type: Tank, Structure height: 35.4 m, Call Sign: WQLZ488
    Assigned Frequencies: 19375.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/04/2010, Expiration Date: 06/04/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • MN-MSP0123A, 1502 5th Street N (Lat: 44.934000 Lon: -93.419028), Type: Building, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQLZ943
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/08/2010, Expiration Date: 06/08/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • MS70XC485, 11111excelsior Blvd (Lat: 44.918000 Lon: -93.420833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Overall height: 22.8 m, Call Sign: WQUJ203
    Assigned Frequencies: 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/22/2014, Expiration Date: 07/22/2024, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • MS80XC617, 151 Tyler Ave South (Lat: 44.921000 Lon: -93.391028), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQUJ204
    Assigned Frequencies: 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/22/2014, Expiration Date: 07/22/2024, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

70 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hopkins)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hopkins)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
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 ORIGINATED80$169,72370$175,823310$204,55710$127,47229$148,614
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$68,8408$153,20331$206,2361$7,9802$156,825
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$103,95114$143,58976$214,6768$158,39911$122,184
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$162,1939$131,94958$160,7474$93,1357$110,696
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$018$204,0192$13,5000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0232.00 , 0233.00, 0234.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$180,72310$207,5831$54,870
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$145,5152$286,5950$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$57,8651$165,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$44,9001$390,0001$44,900

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0232.00 , 0233.00, 0234.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

  • HOPKINS (Address: 1010 First Street South , Population served: 17,145, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 83
  • Hazardous Condition: 36

Incident types - Hopkins

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hopkins, MN
Most common first names in Hopkins, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John25075.8 years
Mary22281.0 years
Robert19273.1 years
William18076.1 years
Helen14683.8 years
Margaret12281.6 years
Dorothy12178.6 years
Anna11885.9 years
George11777.0 years
Donald11374.3 years
Most common last names in Hopkins, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson19378.4 years
Anderson15779.4 years
Nelson11775.9 years
Olson7777.9 years
Peterson7377.4 years
Carlson6979.7 years
Smith5679.0 years
Larson4675.3 years
Erickson4679.1 years
Miller3382.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Hopkins, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1KFC1
Applebee's1LA Fitness1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Budget Car Rental1New Balance1
Caribou Coffee1Papa John's Pizza1
Chipotle1Pizza Hut1
Cold Stone Creamery1Starbucks1
Curves1Taco Bell1
DHL1U-Haul1
Dairy Queen2UPS4
Decora Cabinetry1Walgreens2
Domino's Pizza1Wendy's2
FedEx1White Castle1
Honda1

Hopkins compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Hopkins on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Born at sea (population 500+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most recent year of entry for the foreign-born population (2,000+ people)+"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Sierra Leone (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #70 (55305) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swedish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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