Hamel, Illinois Population 2022

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Hamel is a city located in Madison County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 951, it is the 699th largest city in Illinois and the 15207th largest city in the United States. Hamel is currently growing at a rate of 1.17% annually and its population has increased by 2.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 929 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Hamel has a population density of 799 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hamel is $77,541 with a poverty rate of 1.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $833 per month, and the median house value is $170,600. The median age in Hamel is 34.4 years, 34.2 years for males, and 34.5 years for females.

Hamel Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hamelwas:

  • White: 99.01%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.99%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Hamel, Illinois is 951 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 929.

Hamel, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White80099.01%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.99%
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Hamel Population by Race

Hamel Population Pyramid 2022

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Hamel Median Age

34.1


Total

32.2


Male

34.7


Female

Hamel Adults

There are 555 adults, (143 of whom are seniors) in Hamel.

Hamel Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Hamel Sex Ratio

Female

427

52.85%

Male

381

47.15%

Hamel Population by Age

Hamel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hamel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married83.4%16.6%
All73.2%26.8%
Non Family61%39%
Male0%100%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hamel Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3142.5773.2
Married1573.7283.4
Male55.40
Female163.25100
Non Family1361.0761

3.61

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Hamel Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71.41%
9th to 12th Grade71.41%
High School Graduate12725.60%
Some College13226.61%
Associates Degree5010.08%
Bachelors Degree13928.02%
Graduate Degree346.85%
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Hamel Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hamel Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White485471173
Islander22
Hispanic99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 35.67%.

Hamel Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,558$50,417$43,438
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$41,429$$31,500
Some College$45,625$48,646$36,500
Bachelors Degree$62,500$75,625$48,194
Graduate Degree$63,571$$64,821

$48,558

Average Earnings

$50,417

Average Male

$43,438

Average Female

Hamel Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hamel Language by Age

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Hamel Language

98.13% of Hamel residents speak only English, while 1.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Hamel Language

Hamel Poverty by Race

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1.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.57%

Male Poverty Rate

1.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hamel

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hamel is White, with 1.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hamel is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Hamel Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School0.00%
Some College3.30%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Hamel Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.17%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.44%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Hamel Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hamel Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$68,333$77,156
Families$91,250$101,684
Married Families$96,458-
Non Families$28,750$37,680
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Income by Household Type

Hamel Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hamel Married by Age and Sex

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Hamel Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hamel Marital Status by Race

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Hamel Marital Status

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69

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War22
First Gulf War10
Vietnam36
Korea
World War II

Hamel Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 349
35 to 5418
55 to 64
65 to 7442
75+

Hamel Veterans by Age

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Hamel Veterans by Race

Hamel Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hamel Veterans by Education

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64.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Hamel Employment by Age

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Hamel Employment by Race

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Hamel Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.01%

Born in Hamel

98.27%

Native Born

1.73%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.27% of Hamel residents were born in the United States, with 74.01% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hamel Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108160.00%
2011827111.35%
2012838111.33%
2013849111.31%
2014860111.30%
2015871111.28%
2016882111.26%
2017893111.25%
2018904111.23%
2019915111.22%
2020929141.53%
2021940111.18%
2022951111.17%

Hamel Population by Year