Hopkinsville Christian County, Kentucky

Hopkinsville: City in Christian County, Kentucky, United States

Hopkinsville locator map
Location of Hopkinsville on Kentucky map.


Hopkinsville is a city located in the county of Christian in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 31,577 and a population density of 384 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 30,680 inhabitants.

The city was created 225 years ago in 1795.


Hopkinsville is located at 36°51'56"N 87°29'28"W (36.8656100, -87.4911700).

Hopkinsville First Presbyterian image
Hopkinsville First Presbyterian
Hopkinsville First Presbyterian image

Hopkinsville map

Hopkinsville Quick Facts

Population : 30,680 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Christian County
Postal code : 42240
Phone Area Codes : 270
Area : 82.16 km2
Altitude : 528 feet / 161 meters
Capital city : Hopkinsville is capital of Christian County
Establishment : January 01, 1796 (225 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 02:40:59 (1st August 2021)
Density : 373 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -2.92% (2010-2019)


According to census records, the population of Hopkinsville decreased by 2.92% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 31,577 - census
2011 31,874 0.93% estimation process
2012 32,866 3.02% estimation process
2013 32,313 -1.71% estimation process
2014 32,147 -0.52% estimation process
2015 31,865 -0.88% estimation process
2016 31,332 -1.7% estimation process
2017 30,688 -2.1% estimation process
2018 30,814 0.41% estimation process
2019 30,680 -0.44% estimation process

Hopkinsville zip code is 42240. County name: Christian, County fips: 21047

Elizabeth, Elizabethtown, HOP, Hopkinsville, Hoptown, Khopkinsvil, Khopkinsvill, Khopkinsville, Woods Settlement, hapkynzwyl, hopukinsubiru, huo pu jin si, hwbkynzfyl, Хопкинсвил, Хопкинсвилл, Хопкинсвилле, هاپکینزویل, هوبكينزفيل, ہاپکنزویل، کینٹکی, ホプキンスビル, 霍普金斯

People born in Hopkinsville (65)

People born in Hopkinsville, including author, feminist, and social activist bell hooks, purported clairvoyant healer and psychic Edgar Cayce, politician Austin Peay, you can see a list of people who born in Hopkinsville.


College & universities near Hopkinsville

Code Name City ZIP
156860 Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville (KY) 42240

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hopkinsville

Code Name Address Type
CRK Clarksville, TN 11 Jefferson Street \r\n BUS
MDV Madisonville, KY 4765 Hanson Road BUS
PAD Paducah, KY 2719 Irvin Cobb Avenue BUS
NVL Nashville, TN 705 5th Avenue South BUS

Other cities in Christian County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Christian County , KY.

City Name Population Title
Oak Grove 7,320 City in Kentucky, United States
Pembroke 889 City in Christian County, Kentucky, United States
Crofton 707 City in Kentucky, USA
LaFayette 160 Human settlement in Christian County, Kentucky, United States of America
Fairview 144 Census designated place in Todd and Christian Counties, Kentucky, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Hopkinsville distances to largest Kentucky cities

Next page