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Welcome to Hopewell ...
The location of Hopewell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hopewell has a population of 239 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Hopewell.
Hopewell is 1,410 feet [430 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Hopewell lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Hopewell: (814)
Websites for Hopewell ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.bedfordcountychamber.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Hopewell, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hopewell had an population of 239 people. This is an increase of 3.91% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.66% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hopewell had a population of 230 people. This makes Hopewell the county's 8th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 230 people, the population of Hopewell increased 3.6% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 222 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hopewell.
Communities Also Named Hopewell ...
While we believe that this Hopewell is located in Bedford County, we know of another 3 Pennsylvania communities named Hopewell. Those communities are located in the following counties: Chester, Delaware and Westmoreland County.
Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 85 communities that are also named Hopewell - they are located in Alabama (6), Arkansas (6), Connecticut (2), Florida (2), Georgia (4), Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Kansas (3), Kentucky (4), Maryland (2), Mississippi (6), Missouri (3), New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (9), Texas (5), Virginia (2), Washington and West Virginia (4).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hopewell.
Communities near Hopewell ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hopewell.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hopewell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hopewell.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hopewell. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Hopewell.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hopewell. See our Newspapers Page for Hopewell.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hopewell ...
Looking for more information about Hopewell? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Hopewell, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hopewell.
Adding Hopewell to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hopewell in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Hopewell was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).
We also found Hopewell in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hopewell on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hopewell. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2022