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Hope is a town in Bartholomew County, in the Columbus metro area.
The community was named for Hope, NC.
The latitude of Hope is 39.303N. The longitude is -85.771W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 715 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,154.
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21% of Hope residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hope ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hope was $14,099, compared with $21,587 nationally.
6% of Hope residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Hope include Hope Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Hope, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $450. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $703.
Libraries in Hope include Hope Branch Library ... View libraries
Bartholomew County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hope political report.
The average commute time for Hope workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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