Hamlet, Indiana Population 2021

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Hamlet is a city located in Starke County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 761, it is the 353rd largest city in Indiana and the 11515th largest city in the United States . Hamlet is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -4.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 800 in 2010. Hamlet reached it's highest population of 799 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Hamlet has a population density of 788 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hamlet is $50,551 with a poverty rate of 15.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $71,000. The median age in Hamlet is 39.7 years, 39.4 years for males, and 41.1 years for females.

Hamlet Demographics

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

  • White: 95.30%
  • Two or more races: 2.79%
  • Other race: 1.92%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hamlet, Indiana is 761 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 761.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 800.

Hamlet, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54795.30%
Two or More Races162.79%
Some Other Race111.92%
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Hamlet Population by Race

Hamlet Population Pyramid $2021

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Hamlet Median Age

39.7


Total

39.4


Male

41.1


Female

Hamlet Adults

There are 455 adults, (82 of whom are seniors) in Hamlet.

Hamlet Age Dependency

53.9

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hamlet Sex Ratio

Female

307

53.48%

Male

267

46.52%

Hamlet Population by Age

Hamlet Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hamlet Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male82.6%17.4%
Married79.8%20.2%
Non Family75.4%24.6%
All73.6%26.4%
Female45.5%54.5%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hamlet Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2122.7173.6
Married993.1979.8
Non Family571.1875.4
Female333.0345.5
Male233.9682.6

3.2

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Hamlet Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade205.33%
9th to 12th Grade5815.47%
High School Graduate18148.27%
Some College5414.40%
Associates Degree143.73%
Bachelors Degree328.53%
Graduate Degree164.27%
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Hamlet Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hamlet Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White34927848
Hispanic1712
2+ Races1210
Other Race61

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 83.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.75%.

Hamlet Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,571$40,000$19,375
Less Than 9th Grade$26,250$$25,938
High School Graduate$32,083$40,833$16,953
Some College$20,893$36,250$20,357
Bachelors Degree$51,875$52,708$46,250
Graduate Degree$29,375$$

$28,571

Average Earnings

$40,000

Average Male

$19,375

Average Female

Hamlet Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hamlet Language by Age

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Hamlet Language

92.74% of Hamlet residents speak only English, while 7.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.53% of the population.

Hamlet Language

Hamlet Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5358315.51%
Multiple16637.50%
Hispanic27414.81%

15.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.12%

Male Poverty Rate

25.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hamlet

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hamlet is Multiple, with 37.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hamlet is Hispanic, with 14.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.32%.

Hamlet Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.51%
Some College14.71%
Bachelors or Greater12.50%
High School7.18%

Hamlet Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed18.12%
Male Employed6.62%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Hamlet Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hamlet Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,938$50,551
Families$49,375$61,131
Married Families$68,958-
Non Families$13,558$20,835
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Income by Household Type

Hamlet Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Hamlet Married by Age and Sex

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Hamlet Marriage

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

Hamlet Marital Status by Race

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Hamlet Marital Status

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35

Number of Veterans

35

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6
Second Gulf War6
Korea4
First Gulf War2
World War II

Hamlet Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6415
75+6
65 to 746
18 to 346
35 to 542

Hamlet Veterans by Age

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Hamlet Veterans by Race

Hamlet Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hamlet Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Hamlet Employment by Age

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Hamlet Employment by Race

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Hamlet 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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78.40%

Born in Hamlet

97.56%

Native Born

2.44%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

2.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.56% of Hamlet residents were born in the United States, with 78.40% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hamlet Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217610.00%
20207610.00%
20197610.00%
2018761-2-0.26%
2017763-5-0.65%
201676830.39%
2015765-7-0.91%
2014772-8-1.03%
2013780-8-1.02%
2012788-1-0.13%
2011789-10-1.25%
20107990.00%

Hamlet Population by Year