Hopewell (city) County VA Information


Hopewell (city) County Subdivisions

Hopewell (city) County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,935
Daytime Population: Workers 8,205
Daytime Population: Residents 13,246
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,451
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 22,698
Population in Familes 17,774
Population in Group Qrtrs 237
Population Density2 2,231
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $39,489
Average Household Income $49,723
Per Capita Income $20,280


Total Housing Units 10,328 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,671 (45.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,543 (44.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,114 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $136,405
Average Home Value $164,531


Total Households 9,214
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 5,860
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.21% 0.25%
Households 0.13% 0.2%
Families -0.04% 0.08%
Median Household Income   0.24%
Per Capita Income   1.7%


Hopewell (city) County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hopewell (city) County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 77 43rd
Population Density # 20 86th
Diversity Index # 11 92nd
Median Household Income # 100 26th
Per Capita Income # 118 12th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.

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