Hamilton is a very small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 4,809 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hamilton is the 20th largest community in Montana.
Hamilton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hamilton is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hamilton who work in sales jobs (14.52%), management occupations (10.97%), and office and administrative support (8.57%).
Of important note, Hamilton is also a city 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.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Hamilton spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.16 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
In terms of college education, Hamilton is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 31.02% of adults in Hamilton have a college degree.
The per capita income in Hamilton in 2010 was $21,433, which is lower middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,732 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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Hamilton include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Hamilton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.