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Hoopeston is a city in Vermilion County, in the Danville metro area.

The latitude of Hoopeston is 40.467N. The longitude is -87.668W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 725 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 5,825.


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Median household income
Local
$31,947
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Hoopeston demographic reports
Hoopeston developed as a railroad junction.
Local festivals include:
  • Sweet Corn Festival - Aug. 30-Sept. 4, 2007
Dates often change. Check Hoopeston web sites and events links in the sections below.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Hoopeston demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Vermilion County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 60942 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

18% of Hoopeston residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hoopeston ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hoopeston was $15,055, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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8% of Hoopeston residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Hoopeston, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $299.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $640.


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Libraries in Hoopeston include Hoopeston Public Library ... View libraries

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Vermilion County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hoopeston political report.

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The average commute time for Hoopeston workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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