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Hopkins County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2017: 46,294 (53% urban, 47% rural); it was 46,519 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,900
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,544
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,064
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,536 (it was 4,756 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

31%

Land area: 551 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 84 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Hopkins County: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (21.1%), Retail trade (19.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 61%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Hopkins County, KY (2017)
    • 40,88887.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,9296.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,0492.3%Two or more races
    • 9132.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2720.6%Asian alone
    • 1290.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 180.04%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

41.6 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years
Males: 22,514  (48.6%)
Females: 23,780  (51.4%)
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Average household size:
Hopkins County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,789 ($30,868 in 1999)
This county:

$45,789
Kentucky:

$48,375

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $455 (lower quartile is $354, upper quartile is $595)
This county:

$455
State:

$571


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $104,774 (it was $52,400 in 2000)
Hopkins:

$104,774
Kentucky:

$141,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $59,010 - $176,813
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $915
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $320

Institutionalized population: 1,073

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 68
  • Thefts: 126
  • Auto thefts: 23

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 76
  • Thefts: 96
  • Auto thefts: 9
Hopkins County, KY map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 64 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 1998: 84 buildings, average cost: $84,900
  • 1999: 51 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 2000: 36 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2001: 36 buildings, average cost: $102,000
  • 2002: 121 buildings, average cost: $109,500
  • 2003: 139 buildings, average cost: $119,200
  • 2004: 151 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2005: 159 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2006: 166 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2007: 93 buildings, average cost: $148,200
  • 2008: 69 buildings, average cost: $129,800
  • 2009: 50 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 2010: 80 buildings, average cost: $132,600
  • 2011: 55 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2012: 58 buildings, average cost: $136,800
  • 2013: 75 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2014: 65 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 2015: 74 buildings, average cost: $162,100
  • 2016: 51 buildings, average cost: $150,300
  • 2017: 62 buildings, average cost: $122,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Hopkins, KY residents
Average permit cost in Hopkins, KY
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,080 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $691 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Hopkins, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hopkins, KY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Hopkins, KY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.2%
Hopkins County:

16.2%
Kentucky:

17.2%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.6% for Black residents, 50.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 65.6% for American Indian residents, 37.0% for other race residents, 34.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.6 years old
(Males: 39.3 years old, Females: 43.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.3 years old, Black residents: 39.3 years old, American Indian residents: 22.7 years old, Asian residents: 25.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.1 years old, Other race residents: 27.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hopkins County is $356 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $429 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $538 a month.

Cities in this county include: Madisonville, Dawson Springs, Earlington, Nortonville, Mortons Gap, White Plains, Hanson, St. Charles, Nebo, Manitou.

Hopkins County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Adair County , Amelia County, Virginia , Boyle County , Bland County, Virginia , Breathitt County , Gloucester County, Virginia , Knott County , Letcher County , Perry County, Missouri , Surry County, Virginia , Wayne County, Missouri , Salem city, Virginia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Kentucky:

4.5%

Unemployment by year in Hopkins, KY
County total employment by year in Hopkins, KY
County average yearly wages by year in Hopkins, KY

Current college students: 1,433
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 617 (50.1% naturalized citizens)

Hopkins County:

1.3%
Whole state:

3.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2142010 or later
  • 2382000 to 2009
  • 861990 to 1999
  • 251980 to 1989
  • 551970 to 1979
  • 72Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.0%

Hopkins County marital status for males Hopkins County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 16,047
  • One, attached: 331
  • Two: 819
  • 3 or 4: 648
  • 5 to 9: 597
  • 10 to 19: 268
  • 20 to 49: 139
  • 50 or more: 63
  • Mobile homes: 2,634

Housing units in Hopkins County with a mortgage: 7,015 (142 second mortgage, 647 home equity loan, 40 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,970

Here:

58.3% with mortgage
State:

58.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Hopkins County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,53976
Mainline Protestant4,38719
Black Protestant9018
Catholic7893
Other5832
None19,721-
Hopkins County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Hopkins County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Hopkins County:

4.76 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 30
This county:

6.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Hopkins County:

10.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Hopkins County:

32.9%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.4%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Hopkins County:

Average size of farms: 242 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $56,618
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $169.25
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.17%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 65.11%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $53,807
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 48.20%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.05%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $51,452
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.82%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.05
Corn for grain: 20663 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1721 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 36392 harvested acres
Vegetables: 33 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 12 acres

Earthquake activity:

Hopkins County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from Hopkins County center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 106.5 miles away from the county center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 110.1 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 82.7 miles away from Hopkins County center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 136.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 12, 2011 to May 20, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1976: May 04, 2011, FEMA Id: 1976, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 01, 2010 to June 01, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1912: May 11, 2010, FEMA Id: 1912, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 27, 2009 to February 05, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3302: January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: 3302, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm and Flooding, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to February 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1818: February 05, 2009, FEMA Id: 1818, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Wind Storm associated with Tropical Depression Ike, Incident Period: September 12, 2008 to September 14, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1802: October 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1802, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tropical Depression, Wind
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides, Incident Period: April 03, 2008 to April 04, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1757: May 19, 2008, FEMA Id: 1757, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: February 05, 2008 to February 06, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1746: February 21, 2008, FEMA Id: 1746, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Kentucky Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: November 15, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1617: December 01, 2005, FEMA Id: 1617, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Kentucky Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3231: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3231, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm and Record Snow, Incident Period: December 21, 2004 to December 23, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1578: February 08, 2005, FEMA Id: 1578, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snow
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Hopkins County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 9, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Hopkins

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 16,769 (89.5%)
  • Carpooled: 995 (5.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 25 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 245 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 24 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 284 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 355 (1.9%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Honduras (32%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (20%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • El Salvador (7%)
  • Cuba (6%)
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina (4%)
  • Colombia (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Hopkins County


  • American (45%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • German (4%)
  • European (4%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Hopkins County, Kentucky in 2000:

  • 562 people in nursing homes
  • 119 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 101 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 2 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

People in group quarters in Hopkins County, Kentucky in 2010:

  • 623 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 450 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 11 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 2 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $58,837.

4.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,670 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.00%
Kentucky average:

6.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.59% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($27,502 average AGI)
1.40% relocated from other states ($11,166 average AGI)
Hopkins County:

1.40%
Kentucky average:

2.65%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Webster County, KY  0.44% ($40,521 average AGI)
from Muhlenberg County, KY  0.34% ($35,333)
from Christian County, KY  0.25% ($39,049)
from Henderson County, KY  0.24% ($61,513)
from Caldwell County, KY  0.24% ($36,513)
from Vanderburgh County, IN  0.15% ($30,667)
from Daviess County, KY  0.15% ($35,125)


4.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,021 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
Kentucky average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.00% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($27,758 average AGI)
1.65% relocated to other states ($16,263 average AGI)
Hopkins County:

1.65%
Kentucky average:

2.75%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Webster County, KY  0.55% ($39,573 average AGI)
to Christian County, KY  0.30% ($42,417)
to Caldwell County, KY  0.24% ($38,000)
to Muhlenberg County, KY  0.24% ($32,641)
to Daviess County, KY  0.23% ($31,541)
to Henderson County, KY  0.22% ($56,486)
to Warren County, KY  0.17% ($47,893)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8

Births per 1000 population in Hopkins County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Hopkins County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Hopkins County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Hopkins County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Hopkins County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Hopkins County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Hopkins County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Hopkins County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Hopkins County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,992 (6,722 aged, 2,270 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 959 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Hopkins County, Kentucky in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (683)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (583)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (573)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (471)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (416)
  • Unspecified dementia (346)
  • Congestive heart failure (316)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (313)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (227)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (204)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.14
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 21,930
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 579
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 178,130

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,259
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,285
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 56

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 135.8. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 114.2
  • Other - 21.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 46,294
  • In family households: 38,127 (6,288 male householders, 6,257 female householders)
    9,611 spouses, 12,502 children (10,990 natural, 723 adopted, 817 stepchildren), 1,234 grandchildren, 293 brothers or sisters, 347 parents, 439 other relatives, 1,112 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 7,146 (2,829 male householders (2,278 living alone)), 3,165 female householders (2,888 living alone)), 1,146 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,013

Size of family households: 5,981 2-persons, 3,161 3-persons, 2,046 4-persons, 932 5-persons, 232 6-persons, 170 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,168 1-person, 677 2-persons, 121 3-persons, 4 4-persons, 32 7-or-more-persons.

6,246 married couples with children.
2,870 single-parent households (425 men, 2,445 women).

97.8% of residents of Hopkins speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (66% speak English very well, 34% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $351,993,000 ($7,518 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,752,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $141,606,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $57,588,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,016,000
Federal grants: $48,521,000
Federal procurement contracts: $89,660,000 ($265,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $10,602,000 ($594,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $791,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,391,000
Federal Government insurance: $11,871,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,994
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,959
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +66
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +143
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Hopkins County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 8.53 millions of gallons per day (4% from ground, 96% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.4

Year house built in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • Year house built in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • 4052014 or later
  • 5092010 to 2013
  • 2,0252000 to 2009
  • 2,6181990 to 1999
  • 2,8401980 to 1989
  • 4,4501970 to 1979
  • 2,7301960 to 1969
  • 2,2841950 to 1959
  • 1,1051940 to 1949
  • 2,4811939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Hopkins County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • 181 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 1053 rooms
  • 9534 rooms
  • 2,8885 rooms
  • 3,1446 rooms
  • 2,3547 rooms
  • 1,5558 rooms
  • 1,8999+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • 1641 room
  • 732 rooms
  • 6473 rooms
  • 1,6464 rooms
  • 1,2205 rooms
  • 1,0496 rooms
  • 4927 rooms
  • 1198 rooms
  • 1679+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Hopkins County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • 18no bedroom
  • 1731 bedroom
  • 2,6522 bedrooms
  • 7,6143 bedrooms
  • 1,9774 bedrooms
  • 4875+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Hopkins County, Kentucky
  • 160no bedroom
  • 7281 bedroom
  • 2,4152 bedrooms
  • 1,7523 bedrooms
  • 4674 bedrooms
  • 465+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Hopkins County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Hopkins County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Hopkins County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 453no vehicle
  • 3,1211 vehicle
  • 5,3012 vehicles
  • 2,5893 vehicles
  • 1,0304 vehicles
  • 5105+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Hopkins County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Hopkins County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 703no vehicle
  • 2,6361 vehicle
  • 1,6912 vehicles
  • 4083 vehicles
  • 1234 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.2% of Hopkins County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Kentucky.

Hopkins County:

86.2%
State average:

84.5%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 35,530
  • Other state: 9,872
  • Northeast: 724
  • Midwest: 5,141
  • South: 3,218
  • West: 788
Year householders moved into unit in Hopkins County, KY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hopkins County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 48.1%Electricity
  • 43.2%Utility gas
  • 4.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.7%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 54.0%Electricity
  • 40.8%Utility gas
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 399
Here:

8.9%
Kentucky:

12.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 227
Here:

9.3%
Kentucky:

13.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 96
Here:

8.2%
Kentucky:

19.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Hopkins County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $408,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $1,404,000
    Solid Waste Management: $245,000
    Other: $35,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $767,000
    Parks and Recreation: $292,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,224,000
    Health - Other: $3,721,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,657,000
    Regular Highways: $3,135,000
    Police Protection: $2,061,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,242,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,062,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $484,000
    Financial Administration: $399,000
    Libraries: $250,000
    General Public Buildings: $197,000
    Local Fire Protection: $140,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $108,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $103,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $814,000
    Other: $61,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,226,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $995,000
    Other: $49,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,655,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,015,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,640,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $547,000
    Rents: $101,000
    Interest Earnings: $22,000
    Sale of Property: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $273,000
    General - Other: $204,000
    Police Protection: $190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000
    Correctional Institutions: $57,000
    Central Staff Services: $53,000
    Financial Administration: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,595,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,426,000
    Highways: $1,696,000
    Health and Hospitals: $479,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,663,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $2,615,000
    Other Selective Sales: $1,195,000
    Individual Income: $1,015,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $463,000
    Corporation License: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $111,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,162,000

Hopkins County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $408,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $1,404,000
    Solid Waste Management: $245,000
    Other: $35,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $767,000
    Parks and Recreation: $292,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,224,000
    Health - Other: $3,721,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,657,000
    Regular Highways: $3,135,000
    Police Protection: $2,061,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,242,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,062,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $484,000
    Financial Administration: $399,000
    Libraries: $250,000
    General Public Buildings: $197,000
    Local Fire Protection: $140,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $108,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $103,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $814,000
    Other: $61,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,226,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $995,000
    Other: $49,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,655,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,015,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,640,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $547,000
    Rents: $101,000
    Interest Earnings: $22,000
    Sale of Property: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $273,000
    General - Other: $204,000
    Police Protection: $190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000
    Correctional Institutions: $57,000
    Central Staff Services: $53,000
    Financial Administration: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,595,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,426,000
    Highways: $1,696,000
    Health and Hospitals: $479,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,663,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $2,615,000
    Other Selective Sales: $1,195,000
    Individual Income: $1,015,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $463,000
    Corporation License: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $111,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,162,000

Hopkins County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $408,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $1,404,000
    Solid Waste Management: $245,000
    Other: $35,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $767,000
    Parks and Recreation: $292,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,224,000
    Health - Other: $3,721,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,657,000
    Regular Highways: $3,135,000
    Police Protection: $2,061,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,242,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,062,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $484,000
    Financial Administration: $399,000
    Libraries: $250,000
    General Public Buildings: $197,000
    Local Fire Protection: $140,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $108,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $103,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $814,000
    Other: $61,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,226,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $995,000
    Other: $49,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,655,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,015,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,640,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $547,000
    Rents: $101,000
    Interest Earnings: $22,000
    Sale of Property: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $273,000
    General - Other: $204,000
    Police Protection: $190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000
    Correctional Institutions: $57,000
    Central Staff Services: $53,000
    Financial Administration: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,595,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,426,000
    Highways: $1,696,000
    Health and Hospitals: $479,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,663,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $2,615,000
    Other Selective Sales: $1,195,000
    Individual Income: $1,015,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $463,000
    Corporation License: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $111,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,162,000

Hopkins County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $408,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $1,404,000
    Solid Waste Management: $245,000
    Other: $35,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $767,000
    Parks and Recreation: $292,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,224,000
    Health - Other: $3,721,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,657,000
    Regular Highways: $3,135,000
    Police Protection: $2,061,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,242,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,062,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $484,000
    Financial Administration: $399,000
    Libraries: $250,000
    General Public Buildings: $197,000
    Local Fire Protection: $140,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $108,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $103,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $814,000
    Other: $61,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,226,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $995,000
    Other: $49,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,655,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,015,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,640,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $547,000
    Rents: $101,000
    Interest Earnings: $22,000
    Sale of Property: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $273,000
    General - Other: $204,000
    Police Protection: $190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000
    Correctional Institutions: $57,000
    Central Staff Services: $53,000
    Financial Administration: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,595,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,426,000
    Highways: $1,696,000
    Health and Hospitals: $479,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,663,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $2,615,000
    Other Selective Sales: $1,195,000
    Individual Income: $1,015,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $463,000
    Corporation License: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $111,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,000
    Other License: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,162,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,032
  • Number of aged recipients: 108
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,924
  • Number of recipients under 18: 416
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,351
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 265
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 689
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 948
Most common first names in Hopkins County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James60172.0 years
William48573.9 years
Mary46279.1 years
John29574.9 years
Robert25571.1 years
Charles22571.0 years
George14875.1 years
Thomas14772.0 years
Ruby11479.0 years
Ruth10781.0 years
Most common last names in Hopkins County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones18275.8 years
Smith16976.2 years
Brown15579.0 years
Davis15475.2 years
Moore14576.6 years
Johnson14472.7 years
Williams12473.4 years
Sisk10676.4 years
Adams10275.0 years
Harris8874.8 years
Businesses in Hopkins County, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Applebee's1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Lowe's1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Bath & Body Works1Maurices1
Best Western1McDonald's2
Blockbuster1Nike1
Burger King2Nissan1
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Inn1Payless1
Cracker Barrel1Penske1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen2RadioShack1
Days Inn1Rite Aid1
Dennys1SONIC Drive-In2
FedEx3Sears1
Ford1Staples1
GNC1Subway3
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Goodwill2True Value1
H&R Block4U-Haul4
Hardee's1UPS10
Hilton1Walgreens2
KFC1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1
Kroger1YMCA1