Most Expensive Hamilton Neighborhoods
Hamilton is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 8,188 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hamilton is the 205th largest community in Massachusetts.
Hamilton home prices are not only among the most expensive in Massachusetts, but Hamilton real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Hamilton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.50% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hamilton is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hamilton who work in management occupations (13.87%), sales jobs (12.29%) and office and administrative support (9.94%).
Of important note, Hamilton is also a town of artists. Hamilton has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Hamilton’s character.
Also of interest is that Hamilton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.91% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Hamilton is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Hamilton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Despite being a small town, Hamilton has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
If knowledge is power, Hamilton is a pretty powerful place. 70.11% of the adults in Hamilton have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Hamilton in 2010 was $46,834, which is wealthy relative to Massachusetts and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $187,336 for a family of four.
The people who call Hamilton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hamilton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hamilton include Irish, English, Italian, German, French and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Hamilton is English.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||2,838|
|HAMILTON HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||73.77%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||26.24%|
|TYPE OF HAMILTON HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||83.13%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||1.65%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||3.14%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||12.08%|
|SIZE OF HAMILTON HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||6.22%|
|AGE OF HAMILTON HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||4.47%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||31.90%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||32.12%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||31.51%|
|HAMILTON REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$572,665|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,470|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $58,000||3.70%|
|$58,001 - $117,000||0.46%|
|$117,001 - $234,000||1.53%|
|$234,001 - $350,000||6.33%|
|$350,001 - $467,000||20.06%|
|$467,001 - $584,000||21.72%|
|$584,001 - $876,000||29.58%|
|$876,001 - $1,168,000||10.03%|
|PEOPLE OF HAMILTON||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.84%|
|5 TO 17||19.73%|
|18 TO 24||7.58%|
|25 TO 34||11.25%|
|35 TO 54||28.43%|
|55 TO 64||12.41%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||13.76%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||97.81%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$108,558|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$46,834|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.23%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (17.81%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (12.21%)
Information Technology (4.40%)
Real estate (2.69%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.98%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.21%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.30%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.42%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||2.28%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (21.73%)
French Canadian (4.11%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (93.66%)
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