Hooppole, Illinois

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Country United States
State Illinois
County Henry
Coordinates 41°31′20″N 89°54′50″W / 41.52222°N 89.91389°W / 41.52222; -89.91389Coordinates: 41°31′20″N 89°54′50″W / 41.52222°N 89.91389°W / 41.52222; -89.91389
Area 0.34 sq mi (1 km2)
 - land 0.34 sq mi (1 km2)
 - water 0.00 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 204 (2010)
Density 466.7 / sq mi (180 / km2)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 61258
Area code 815
Location of Hooppole within Illinois
Location of Hooppole within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Hooppole, Illinois

Hooppole is a village in Henry County, Illinois, United States. The population was 204 at the 2010 census, up 162 at the 2000 census.


Hooppole is located at 41°31′20″N 89°54′50″W / 41.52222°N 89.91389°W / 41.52222; -89.91389 (41.522127, -89.913862).[1]

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 0.34 square miles (0.88 km2), all land.[2]


Historical population
Census Pop.
2000 162
2010 204 25.9%

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 162 people, 61 households, and 45 families residing in the village. The population density was 466.7 people per square mile (178.7/km²). There were 69 housing units at an average density of 198.8 per square mile (76.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 96.91% White, 0.62% African American, 2.47% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.41% of the population.

There were 61 households out of which 29.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.2% were married couples living together, 6.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.2% were non-families. 21.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the village the population was spread out with 27.2% under the age of 18, 4.3% from 18 to 24, 26.5% from 25 to 44, 30.2% from 45 to 64, and 11.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 118.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.4 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $32,188, and the median income for a family was $37,083. Males had a median income of $27,321 versus $21,667 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,638. About 4.3% of families and 4.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.1% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.


There are two churches located in the village. The Calvary Evangelical Church and the Zion United Methodist Church are both located on Main St. The Shrine of St. Mary of the Fields is located in a rural area two miles northwest of Hooppole. It is one of several of the Shrines to the Rosary and to the Blessed Virgin Mary for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Peoria.


  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Illinois". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.