Hopkinsville, KY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 13,283 housing units in Hopkinsville. This represents a 8.6% growth from 12,236 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 12,967 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 316 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hopkinsville is about 57.8%. Hopkinsville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8%. Average household size is 2.39 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hopkinsville were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom11.40%
Two Bedrooms33%
Three Bedrooms42.80%
Four Bedrooms9.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$73,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$41,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$356

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.60%
Home Equity Loan7.50%
Simple Mortgage50%
Debt Free35.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.3%