Hopkins Park, IL Population

By | January 12, 2021

Population: 711. Estimated population in 2021: 791 (+11.3% change)
Males: 332 (46.7%), Females: 379 (53.3%)

Kankakee County

Median resident age: 29.4 years
Median household income: $17,778
Median house value: $63,400

Races in Hopkins Park:

  • Black (92.3%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (4.1%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)
  • Other race (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (2.1%), Subsaharan African (2.0%).

Elevation: 675 feet

Land area: 3.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Hopkins Park

  • High school or higher: 54.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 2.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 27.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hopkins Park village

  • Never married: 42.6%
  • Now married: 21.7%
  • Separated: 9.2%
  • Widowed: 13.1%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

0.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +108 (+17.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Hopkins Park:

  • RIVERSIDE MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; KANKAKEE, IL)
  • ST MARYS HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; KANKAKEE, IL)
  • IROQUOIS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 22 miles; WATSEKA, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Hopkins Park:

  • GARY/CHICAGO (about 39 miles; GARY, IN; Abbreviation: GYY)
  • PORTER COUNTY MUNI (about 50 miles; VALPARAISO, IN; Abbreviation: VPZ)
  • CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL (about 50 miles; CHICAGO, IL; Abbreviation: MDW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Hopkins Park:

  • LAKE VILLAGE (about 12 miles; LAKE VILLAGE, IN; Abbreviation: C98)
  • LOWELL (about 13 miles; LOWELL, IN; Abbreviation: C97)
  • GREATER KANKAKEE (about 16 miles; KANKAKEE, IL; Abbreviation: IKK)
Amtrak station near Hopkins Park:

  • 19 miles: KANKAKEE (199 S. EAST AVE.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, full-service food facilities, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hopkins Park:

  • OLIVET NAZARENE UNIVERSITY (about 20 miles; BOURBONNAIS, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,207)
  • GOVERNORS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; UNIVERSITY PARK, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,191)
  • PRAIRIE STATE COLLEGE (about 31 miles; CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,523)
  • SOUTH SUBURBAN COLLEGE (about 37 miles; SOUTH HOLLAND, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,599)
  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY-NORTHWEST (about 37 miles; GARY, IN; Full-time enrollment: 3,208)
  • PURDUE UNIVERSITY-CALUMET CAMPUS (about 37 miles; HAMMOND, IN; Full-time enrollment: 6,312)
  • IVY TECH STATE COLLEGE-NORTHWEST (about 38 miles; GARY, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,432)
Public primary/middle school in Hopkins Park:

  • LORENZO R SMITH ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 401; Location: P O BOX AG; Grades: PK – 08)

Libraries

Library in Hopkins Park:

  • PEMBROKE TWP. P.L. (Operating income: $30,700; Location: 113795 E. CENTRAL; 1,289 books; 13 audio materials; 675 video materials; 4 serial subscriptions)

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