Hopewell Junction is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 380 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Hopewell Junction is the 877th largest community in New York.
Housing costs in Hopewell Junction are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New York.
Unlike some towns, Hopewell Junction isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hopewell Junction are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hopewell Junction is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hopewell Junction who work in office and administrative support (15.43%), healthcare (10.64%), and personal care services (10.11%).
Of important note, Hopewell Junction is also a town of artists. Hopewell Junction has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Hopewell Junction’s character.
One downside of living in Hopewell Junction, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.31 minutes every day commuting to work.
Hopewell Junction is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Hopewell Junction is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.69% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hopewell Junction in 2010 was $36,500, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $146,000 for a family of four.
Hopewell Junction is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Hopewell Junction home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hopewell Junction residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Hopewell Junction also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 19.34% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hopewell Junction include Italian, German, Haitian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Hopewell Junction is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.