Hamilton is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,056 people and just one neighborhood, Hamilton is the 325th largest community in Georgia. Much of the housing stock in Hamilton was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Hamilton economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Hamilton, where the median household income is $42,109.
Real Estate Prices
Hamilton real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Hamilton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hamilton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hamilton is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hamilton who work in office and administrative support (17.10%), farm management occupations (11.29%) and management occupations (9.35%).
Hamilton is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Hamilton, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
In addition, many people in Hamilton have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Setting & Lifestyle
In Hamilton, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.60 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Hamilton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.