Hampton is a tiny village located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 429 people and just one neighborhood, Hampton is the 167th largest community in Nebraska. Hampton has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Hampton real estate is some of the most expensive in Nebraska, although Hampton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Hampton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.00% of the Hampton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hampton is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Hampton who work in office and administrative support (13.33%), sales jobs (13.33%) and business and financial occupations (5.49%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Hampton is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Hampton really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hampton perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One of the benefits of Hampton is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.71 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small village, Hampton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.