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. Hamilton has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. 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, Hamilton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hamilton are a mix 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%).
There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Hamilton, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.
Another important characteristic of Hamilton is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in 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.
Hamilton is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.