Hamilton, Missouri Population 2023

1,654

Hamilton is a city located in Caldwell County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 1,654, it is the 283rd largest city in Missouri and the 11992nd largest city in the United States.Hamilton is currently declining at a rate of -0.72% annually and its population has decreased by -2.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,690 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Hamilton has a population density of 1,179 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hamilton is $53,093 with a poverty rate of 23.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Hamilton is 37.5 years, 37.1 years for males, and 37.7 years for females.

Hamilton Demographics

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

  • White: 90.54%
  • Two or more races: 5.99%
  • Asian: 2.01%
  • Black or African American: 1.46%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Hamilton, Missouri is 1,654 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,690.

Hamilton, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Hamilton Population by Race

Hamilton Population Pyramid 2023

Hamilton Median Age

37.5

Total

37.1

Male

37.7

Female

Hamilton Adults

There are 1,411 adults, (365 of whom are seniors) in Hamilton.

Hamilton Age Dependency

90.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hamilton Sex Ratio

Female95347.94%
Male1,03552.06%

Hamilton Population by Age

Hamilton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.23

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

65.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Hamilton Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Hamilton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hamilton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 85%.

Hamilton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$34,167

Average Earnings

$43,438

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Hamilton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hamilton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Hamilton Language

97.25% of Hamilton residents speak only English, while 2.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.99% of the population.

Hamilton Language

Hamilton Poverty by Race

rate

23.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.15%

Male Poverty Rate

21.3%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hamilton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hamilton is White, with 25.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hamilton is Multiple, with 5.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.96%.

Hamilton Poverty

Hamilton Poverty Rate by Education

Hamilton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hamilton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Hamilton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Hamilton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Hamilton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Hamilton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Hamilton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

158

Number of Veterans

153

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

Hamilton Veterans by War

Hamilton Veterans by Age

count

Hamilton Veterans by Race

Hamilton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

10.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hamilton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

55.6%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Hamilton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Hamilton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Hamilton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

83.25%

Born in Hamilton

114.56%

Native Born

3.08%

Foreign Born

2.25%

Non Citizen

0.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

114.56% of Hamilton residents were born in the United States, with 83.25% having been born in Missouri. 2.25% 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: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Hamilton Population by Year