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Welcome to Hope ...

The city of Hope is located in Hempstead County and is the County Seat for Hempstead County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hope has a population of 9,790 people<1> (see below for details).

Hope is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Hope lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Hope is located in the (870) area code.

The ZIP codes for Hope: 71801-71802<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hope had a population of 10,095 people (which is 44.65% of the total population of Hempstead County). This makes Hope the county's most populous community.

The population of Hope represents 0.35% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 38th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,095 people, the population of Hope decreased 4.91% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 10,616 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hope had an population of 9,790 people. This is a decrease of 3.02% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.78% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hope.

Communities near Hope ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hope and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Blevins   [Map]   306   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bodcaw   [Map]   127   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Emmet   [Map]   460   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fulton   [Map]   195   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
McCaskill   [Map]   92   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ozan   [Map]   81   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hope.

Communities Also Named Hope ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 47 communities that are also named Hope - they are located in Alaska, Arizona, British Columbia, California, Georgia, Idaho (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Maine, Maryland, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska (2), New Jersey, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hope.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hope. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hope. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hope. Our list includes 18 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hope:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hope ...

Looking for more information about Hope? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Hope, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Hope.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Hope. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hope. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hope.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hope - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Hope). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hope or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Hope includes: 71801 & 71802.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Hope. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hope) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hope. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hope

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hope. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6678, Longitude: -93.5907     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hope have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hope.



 
 
 

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