Hamilton, OH


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Hamilton is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 62,407 people and 21 constituent neighborhoods, Hamilton is the 11th largest community in Ohio.

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, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hamilton who work in office and administrative support (17.17%), sales jobs (9.35%), and food service (7.02%).

In terms of college education, the citizens of Hamilton rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.12% of adults 25 and older in Hamilton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Hamilton in 2010 was $20,844, which is middle income relative to Ohio, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,376 for a family of four. However, Hamilton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Hamilton is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hamilton include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Hamilton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.