Hamilton, Illinois Population 2022

2,713
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Hamilton is a city located in Hancock County Illinois. Hamilton has a 2020 population of 2,713. Hamilton is currently declining at a rate of -0.73% annually and its population has decreased by -1.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,753 in 2010.

The average household income in Hamilton is $58,191 with a poverty rate of 10.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $684 per month, and the median house value is $91,400. The median age in Hamilton is 44.7 years, 43.4 years for males, and 45.5 years for females.

Hamilton Demographics

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

  • White: 97.26%
  • Two or more races: 1.78%
  • Asian: 0.82%
  • Black or African American: 0.14%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hamilton, Illinois is 2,713 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,753.

Hamilton, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,73197.26%
Black or African American40.14%
Asian230.82%
Two or More Races501.78%
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Hamilton Population by Race

Hamilton Population Pyramid 2022

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Hamilton Median Age

40.9


Total

40.2


Male

41.3


Female

Hamilton Adults

There are 2,151 adults, (573 of whom are seniors) in Hamilton.

Hamilton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hamilton Sex Ratio

Female

1,559

55.52%

Male

1,249

44.48%

Hamilton Population by Age

Hamilton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hamilton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male97.2%2.8%
Married87.6%12.4%
Female75.8%24.2%
All73.8%26.2%
Non Family54.7%45.3%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hamilton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1372.4173.8
Married5493.0887.6
Male363.2597.2
Female994.0675.8
Non Family4531.1754.7

3.06

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Hamilton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade90.46%
9th to 12th Grade773.95%
High School Graduate65933.81%
Some College49725.50%
Associates Degree24912.78%
Bachelors Degree35017.96%
Graduate Degree1085.54%
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Hamilton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hamilton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian232318
2+ Races333311
White1,8891,807429
Black4

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.26%.

Hamilton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,850$52,321$28,621
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$32,009$43,750$25,052
Some College$32,250$51,571$30,625
Bachelors Degree$38,125$74,276$
Graduate Degree$72,813$74,167$

$36,850

Average Earnings

$52,321

Average Male

$28,621

Average Female

Hamilton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hamilton Language by Age

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Hamilton Language

98.59% of Hamilton residents speak only English, while 1.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.26% of the population.

Hamilton Language

Hamilton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6692509.37%
OtherNaN%
Multiple503570.00%

10.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.99%

Male Poverty Rate

14.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hamilton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hamilton is White, with 9.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hamilton is Multiple, with 70.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.97%.

Hamilton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.00%
High School1.28%
Some College9.77%
Bachelors or Greater8.81%

Hamilton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.63%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed12.82%
Female Unemployed25.93%

Hamilton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hamilton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,566$71,001
Families$81,026$93,075
Married Families$90,640-
Non Families$26,264$32,213
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Income by Household Type

Hamilton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hamilton Married by Age and Sex

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Hamilton 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 45-54.

Hamilton Marital Status by Race

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Hamilton Marital Status

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145

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War18
Vietnam93
Korea14
World War II

Hamilton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 548
55 to 6421
65 to 7477
75+39

Hamilton Veterans by Age

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Hamilton Veterans by Race

Hamilton Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hamilton Veterans by Education

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62.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hamilton Employment by Age

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Hamilton Employment by Race

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Hamilton 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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40.85%

Born in Hamilton

97.61%

Native Born

2.39%

Foreign Born

0.43%

Non Citizen

1.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.61% of Hamilton residents were born in the United States, with 40.85% having been born in Illinois. 0.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hamilton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19602,5020.00%
19702,7642621.00%
19803,5097452.42%
19903,281-228-0.67%
20003,029-252-0.80%
20102,951-78-0.26%
20112,931-20-0.68%
20122,911-20-0.68%
20132,891-20-0.69%
20142,871-20-0.69%
20152,851-20-0.70%
20162,831-20-0.70%
20172,811-20-0.71%
20182,791-20-0.71%
20192,771-20-0.72%
20202,753-18-0.65%
20212,733-20-0.73%
20222,713-20-0.73%

Hamilton Population by Year