Hamilton, Indiana Population 2021

6,986
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Hamilton is a city located in Steuben County Indiana. Hamilton has a 2020 population of 6,986. Hamilton is currently declining at a rate of -0.04% annually and its population has decreased by -3.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,207 in 2010. Hamilton reached it's highest population of 7,216 in 2011.

The average household income in Hamilton is $107,970 with a poverty rate of 5.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $991 per month, and the median house value is $130,700. The median age in Hamilton is 46.4 years, 43.5 years for males, and 49.4 years for females.

Hamilton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hamilton was:

  • White: 95.19%
  • Black or African American: 2.47%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.39%
  • Two or more races: 0.61%
  • Asian: 0.17%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hamilton, Indiana is 6,986 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,995.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,207.

Hamilton, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,69595.19%
Black or African American1742.47%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander981.39%
Two or More Races430.61%
Asian120.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.16%
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Hamilton Population by Race

Hamilton Population Pyramid $2021

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Hamilton Median Age

46.4


Total

43.5


Male

49.4


Female

Hamilton Adults

There are 5,632 adults, (1,605 of whom are seniors) in Hamilton.

Hamilton Age Dependency

74.6

Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hamilton Sex Ratio

Female

3,455

49.13%

Male

3,578

50.87%

Hamilton Population by Age

Hamilton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hamilton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94%6%
All89.1%10.9%
Female83.1%16.9%
Non Family78.3%21.7%

89.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hamilton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8632.4689.1
Married1,8692.994
Non Family7151.1578.3
Female2602.7983.1
Male193.68100

2.86

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Hamilton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade531.02%
9th to 12th Grade2494.78%
High School Graduate1,60730.87%
Some College1,05320.23%
Associates Degree4789.18%
Bachelors Degree90017.29%
Graduate Degree86616.63%
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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
White4,9034,6151,675
Black12912931
Hispanic1089437
Islander676737
2+ Races4343
Asian121212
Native American111111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Hamilton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,878$52,986$37,780
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,765$41,795$22,356
Some College$38,890$45,134$37,870
Bachelors Degree$48,924$75,190$39,186
Graduate Degree$66,696$95,598$50,395

$41,878

Average Earnings

$52,986

Average Male

$37,780

Average Female

Hamilton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hamilton Language by Age

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Hamilton Language

96.80% of Hamilton residents speak only English, while 3.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.45% of the population.

Hamilton Language

Hamilton Poverty by Race

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5.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.25%

Male Poverty Rate

5.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hamilton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hamilton is White, with 5.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hamilton is White, with 5.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.26%.

Hamilton Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School7.41%
Some College5.68%
Less Than 9th Grade4.64%
Bachelors or Greater1.25%

Hamilton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed39.19%
Female Employed4.03%
Male Employed3.89%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Hamilton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hamilton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$72,154$107,970
Families$81,691$128,055
Married Families$85,911-
Non Families$37,575$45,218
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Income by Household Type

Hamilton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

63.2%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Hamilton Marital Status by Race

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Hamilton Marital Status

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392

Number of Veterans

392

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War209
Vietnam59
Second Gulf War52
Korea35
World War II16

Hamilton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54219
75+87
65 to 7459
55 to 6427
18 to 34

Hamilton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3436.42%
Black4937.98%

Hamilton Veterans by Race

Hamilton Veterans by Education

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0.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hamilton Veterans by Education

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58.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

2.5%

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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65.62%

Born in Hamilton

95.91%

Native Born

4.09%

Foreign Born

0.53%

Non Citizen

3.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.91% of Hamilton residents were born in the United States, with 65.62% having been born in Indiana. 0.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hamilton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,986-3-0.04%
20206,989-3-0.04%
20196,992-3-0.04%
20186,995-35-0.50%
20177,030-32-0.45%
20167,062-23-0.32%
20157,085-40-0.56%
20147,125-41-0.57%
20137,166-18-0.25%
20127,184-32-0.44%
20117,21690.12%
20107,2070.00%

Hamilton Population by Year