Hopewell Chester County, Pennsylvania

Hopewell: Borough in Bedford County, Pennsylvania

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Hopewell is a city located in the county of Chester in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,593 and a population density of 104,942 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 12,548 inhabitants.

The city was created 166 years ago in 1854.

Hopewell post office 16650 image
Hopewell post office 16650
Hopewell post office 16650 image


Hopewell is located at 39°46'45"N 76°0'59"W (39.7792700, -76.0163400).

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Hopewell forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 10 mph. more

Hopewell Quick Facts

Population : 12,548 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Chester County
Area : 0.12 km2
Establishment : January 01, 1855 (166 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 11:44:34 (25th October 2021)
Postal code : 16650
Density : 104,567 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.36% (2010-2020)
Weather : 54℉ Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Hopewell decreased by 0.36% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,593 - census
2011 12,613 0.16% estimation process
2012 12,605 -0.06% estimation process
2013 12,583 -0.17% estimation process
2014 12,514 -0.55% estimation process
2015 12,451 -0.51% estimation process
2016 12,348 -0.83% estimation process
2017 12,704 2.8% estimation process
2018 12,636 -0.54% estimation process
2019 12,610 -0.21% estimation process
2020 12,548 -0.49% estimation process

Hopewell zip code is 16650. County name: Bedford, County fips: 42009

People born in Hopewell (2)

People born in Hopewell, including film producer and screenwriter Richard Alan Simmons, baseball player Eddie Edmonson, you can see a list of people who born in Hopewell.

Schools in Hopewell

College & universities near Hopewell, PA

Code Name City ZIP
213598 Lincoln University Lincoln University (PA) 19352-0999

Stations (29)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hopewell, PA

Code Name Address Type
PAR Parkesburg W. First and S. Culvert Streets RAIL
NRK Newark 429 South College Ave. RAIL
COT Coatesville Third Ave. and Fleetwood St. RAIL
ABE Aberdeen 18 East Bel Air Ave. RAIL
DOW Downingtown West Lancaster Ave. and Stuart Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Hopewell

Post Office Name City ZIP
Nottingham Post Office Nottingham (PA) 19362

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Chester County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Chester County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
West Chester 20,048 Borough in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States
Warwick 19,576 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Phoenixville 16,910 Borough of Pennsylvania
Caln 14,089 Census-designated place in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Coatesville 13,006 City of Pennsylvania
New Garden 12,237 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Westtown 10,992 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Willistown 10,983 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Downingtown 8,419 Borough in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Red Lion 6,309 Borough of Pennsylvania
Kennett Square 6,203 Borough in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States
New London 5,967 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Oxford 5,594 Borough of Pennsylvania
Paoli 5,575 Census designated place
Exton 4,842 Village and former civil parish in Rutland, UK
Pocopson 4,827 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Hopewell distances to largest Pennsylvania cities