Hamilton, OH


Most expensive Hamilton neighborhoods

Hamilton profile

Living in Hamilton

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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hamilton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 (17.71%), sales jobs (9.74%), and food service (7.75%).

The citizens of Hamilton are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.86% of adults in Hamilton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Hamilton in 2010 was $21,386, 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 $85,544 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 French.