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Hopkins
  • Suburb of Minneapolis, MN

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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Hopkins is a suburb of Minneapolis with a population of 18,382. Hopkins is in Hennepin County and is one of the best places to live in Minnesota. Living in Hopkins offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Hopkins there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Hopkins and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Hopkins are highly rated.

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About Hopkins...
Population
18,382

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$227,500
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,032
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    65%
  • Own
    35%
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Hopkins Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    96.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    5.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    48
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    26.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    250.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,163.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    144.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    6%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    24%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  12%

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