Hopkins is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 509 people and just one neighborhood, Hopkins is the 420th largest community in Missouri. Much of the housing stock in Hopkins was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Hopkins is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 55.39% of the Hopkins workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hopkins is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hopkins who work in office and administrative support (10.29%), maintenance occupations (8.82%) and healthcare (5.39%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Hopkins’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small city, Hopkins does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.