Hopkinsville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Hopkinsville, KY

General Hopkinsville Information

State: Kentucky

County: Christian County

Close cities: Cerulean, KY, Gracey, KY, Masonville, KY, Sinking Fork, KY, Fidelio, KY, LaFayette, KY, Herndon, KY, Pembroke, KY, Elkton, KY, Crofton, KY

Hopkinsville Population (census data)
Total 31,638 (+4.7% since 2000)
Male 14,803 (46.8%)
Female 16,835 (53.2%)

Population Density: 1,317 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.2 (US Avg is 100)

Hopkinsville Elevation: 520 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1853

Land Area: 24.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,757

Zip Codes: 42240, and 42241.

Hopkinsville Map

Loading Map...

Hopkinsville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (65.3%)
  • Black (30.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (17.2%)
  • Irish (7.4%)
  • English (7.2%)
  • German (6.5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.7%)
  • Subsaharan African (1.4%)

Local Hopkinsville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Murray State University, Austin Peay State University

Hopkinsville School Information

High Schools
Christian County High School (220 Glass Avenue, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Hopkinsville High School (430 Koffman Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Middle Schools
Christian County Middle School (210 Glass Avenue, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Hopkinsville Middle School (434 Koffman Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
North Drive Middle School (831 North Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Elementary Schools
Belmont Elementary School (814 Belmont Street, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Highland Elementary School (141 Highland School Road, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Holiday Elementary School (3910 Nassau Circle, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Indian Hills Elementary School (313 Blane Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Lacy Elementary School (12015 Greenville Road, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Millbrooke Elementary School (415 Millbrooke Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Morningside Elementary School (313 Morningside Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)
Sinking Fork Elementary School (5005 Princeton Road, Hopkinsville, KY, 42240 - Christian County District)

Find a Job