Hamilton, Ohio Population 2020

61,956

Hamilton is a city located in Ohio. With a 2020 population of 61,956, it is the 11th largest city in Ohio and the 614th largest city in the United States. Hamilton is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -0.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 62,477 in 2010. Hamilton reached it's highest population of 72,354 in 1960. Spanning over 22 miles, Hamilton has a population density of 2,888 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hamilton is $56,850 with a poverty rate of 19.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $787 per month, and the median house value is $102,900. The median age in Hamilton is 36.6 years, 35.8 years for males, and 37.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.9 males.

Hamilton Demographics

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

  • White: 84.49%
  • Black or African American: 9.42%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Other race: 1.11%
  • Asian: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.24%
The current population of Hamilton, Ohio is 61,956, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 62,174.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 62,477.

Hamilton, Ohio Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White52,60184.49%
Black or African American5,8639.42%
Two or More Races2,0833.35%
Some Other Race6941.11%
Asian5140.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native3570.57%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1470.24%

Hamilton Population Pyramid 2020

Hamilton Median Age

36.6


Total

35.8


Male

37.7


Female

Hamilton Adults

There are 47,298 adults, (10,134 of whom are seniors) in Hamilton.

Hamilton Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Hamilton Sex Ratio

Female

32,437

52.10%

Male

29,822

47.90%

Hamilton Households and Families

Hamilton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hamilton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.2%25.8%
Male55.5%44.5%
All55.3%44.7%
Non Family47.3%52.7%
Female36.3%63.7%

55.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,8172.4455.3
Non Family10,0701.2247.3
Married8,7923.2374.2
Female4,5123.336.3
Male1,4433.3855.5

3.13

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hamilton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6974.14%
9th to 12th Grade4,0879.97%
High School Graduate16,99941.48%
Some College8,88421.68%
Associates Degree2,7946.82%
Bachelors Degree4,45510.87%
Graduate Degree2,0685.05%

Hamilton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,70130,0645,749
Black3,3242,914384
Hispanic1,6841,11269
Multiple Races83970284
Other Race44936749
Asian367333222
Native American11347
Islander2814

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 90.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.49%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,181$39,175$28,473
Less Than High School$25,492$31,840$13,333
High School Grad$28,671$34,670$23,365
Some College$35,153$43,750$29,139
Bachelors Degree$44,059$49,443$41,477
Graduate Degree$63,702$64,500$63,378

$33,181

Average Earnings

$39,175

Average Male

$28,473

Average Female

Hamilton Language

Hamilton Language by Age

Hamilton Language

93.37% of Hamilton residents speak only English, while 6.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.84% of the population.

Hamilton Poverty

Hamilton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48,6767,44515.30%
Black5,6002,35942.13%
Hispanic3,5221,09431.06%
Multiple2,06456827.52%
Other69423734.15%
Asian50514729.11%
Islander147147100.00%
Native3574111.48%

19.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.80%

Male Poverty Rate

21.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hamilton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hamilton is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hamilton is Native, with 11.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.93%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.30%
High School15.83%
Some College13.07%
Bachelors or Greater5.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.00%
Male Unemployed29.97%
Female Employed12.92%
Male Employed6.20%

Hamilton Income

Hamilton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,280$56,850
Families$53,935$65,533
Married Families$69,328-
Non Families$30,634$39,905

Hamilton Marital Status

Hamilton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.3%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Hamilton Married by Age and Sex

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 35-44.

Hamilton Marital Status by Race

Hamilton Veterans

3,602

Number of Veterans

3,370

Male Veterans

232

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,285
Second Gulf War624
First Gulf War390
Korea353
World War II203
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,001
75+988
55 to 64652
35 to 54586
18 to 34375
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2547.93%
Black1884.58%
2 or More938.56%
Indian4729.01%
Hispanic371.76%
Asian204.96%

$Hamilton Veterans by Education

8.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hamilton Employment Status

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Hamilton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.24%

Born in Ohio

96.36%

Native Born

3.64%

Foreign Born

2.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.36% of Hamilton residents were born in the United States, with 76.24% having been born in Ohio. 2.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202061,956-109-0.18%
201962,065-109-0.18%
201862,174390.06%
201762,135-109-0.18%
201662,244-88-0.14%
201562,332-66-0.11%
201462,3981170.19%
201362,281680.11%
201262,213-93-0.15%
201162,306-23-0.04%
201062,3291,6390.27%
200060,690-678-0.11%
199061,368-1,821-0.29%
198063,189-4,676-0.71%
197067,865-4,489-0.64%
196072,35414,4032.24%
195057,9517,3591.37%
194050,592-1,584-0.31%
193052,17612,5012.78%
192039,6754,3961.18%
191035,27911,3653.96%
190023,9146,3493.13%
189017,5655,4433.78%
188012,1221,0410.90%
187011,0813,8584.37%
18607,2234,0138.45%
18503,2100.00%