Welcome to Hoopeston, Illinois    
Hoopeston, Illinois - A City With A Future!
 
 










Our Community

Welcome to the City of Hoopeston and our online website. With a history enriched in both agriculture and rural development, our growing community offers many local and regional benefits to the people who live or work in Hoopeston, Illinois.

Healthcare

Hoopeston Regional Health Center offers a full range of medical and family healthcare services to Hoopeston and the surrounding areas. Designed as a healthcare campus, HRHC offers a 75-bed skilled nursing facility, an independent living senior apartment community, a modern, state-of-the-art physician clinic, a 25-bed acute care hospital, and emergency ambulance services offering paramedic level care. Additional services such as radiology and laboratory, surgical services, 24-hour emergency care and walk-in clinic, massage therapy, and wellness and educational programs are available during convenient hours.

HRHC has served the community for 40 years and prides itself on offering customers the warmth, commitment and caring often only found in a small town setting. Hoopeston Regional Health Center is committed to serving their employees and customers with dignity, courtesy and respect.

Education

The Hoopeston Area School District is comprised of three grade centers, a middle school and a high school, providing children with a quality education well above the state average. Each grade level offers physical education, art and music, and the district benefits from many additional scholastic programs such as the Scholastic Bowl, basketball, wrestling, football, soccer, drama, photography, band, chorus, cheerleading, personal interest clubs and the latest in computer advancements.

Hoopeston is also uniquely located to allow residents access to several sources of higher education, including the University of Illinois, Purdue, Illinois State University, Wesleyan College, Danville Community College and Kankakee Community College.

Parks & Recreation

Hoopeston, Illinois offers residents and visitors an exceptional selection of natural parks, recreational facilities, nearby state parks, golf courses and other attractions. Three city-owned parks and a large recreational area at McFerren Park are part why Vermilion County ranks first in the state of Illinois for park land area per capita. Other features include a very active Conservation Club, Skating Rink, Bowling Alley, Youth Club and Summer Sports Program, and easy access to nearby Kickapoo State Park, Middlefork Park, Kennekuk Park and the North Fork River.

Clubs & Organizations

Hoopeston offers its citizens a multitude of clubs, organizations and protection, volunteer fire department, ambulance service, a public library, and more! The area features easy access and participation to many different types of special interest groups, as well as economic development committees, opportunities within local government positions, and volunteer positions serving the community. Other organizations include Jaycees, Rotary, Kiwanis, Lions Club, VFW, Chamber of Commerce, Masons, Visioning, Vermilion Advantage, and more!

 


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