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The City of Hamilton had a population of 2,785 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Hamilton is located at latitude 40.3964 and longitude -91.339 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hamilton 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.
|Total Population||2,785 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,725 (97.8%)|
|Population in Families||2,188 (78.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||60 ( 2.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,130|
|Average Household Income||$66,700|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,720|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,288 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||949 (73.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||220 (17.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||119 ( 9.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,650|
|Average Home Value||$116,947|
|Housing Affordability Index3||261|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.4%|
|Per Capita Income||1.3%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.92%|
The table below compares Hamilton to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 446||67th|
|Population Density||# 886||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 981||28th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 863||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 819||40th|
|Diversity Index||# 739||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.