The City of Hamilton had a population of 2,904 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Hamilton is located at latitude 40.3915 and longitude -91.3613 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hamilton (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.56 sq. miles and a water area of 1.79 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 643 feet.
The City of Hamilton (GNIS ID: 2394275) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hamilton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||2,844|
|Population in Familes||2,291|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||60|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,324 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||942 (71.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||277 (20.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||105 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,002|
|Average Home Value||$121,201|
|Median Household Income||$54,752|
|Average Household Income||$68,151|
|Per Capita Income||$28,581|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.09%|
|Per Capita Income||1.75%|
The table below compares Hamilton to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 444||68th|
|Population Density1||# 883||36th|
|Diversity Index2||# 781||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 592||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 451||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.