Hopewell, VA has a population of 22,332 and is the 1,946th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,169 per sq mi which is 1033% higher than the Virginia average and 2294% higher than the national average. The median age in Hopewell is 37 which is approximately 3% lower than the Virginia average of 38. In Hopewell, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 69% of Hopewell residents were born in Virginia, 24% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 5% were foreign born.