Hamilton, OH

Hamilton profile

Living in Hamilton

Hamilton is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 63,399 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 (13.31%), sales jobs (9.82%), and food service (8.47%).

The percentage of adults in Hamilton with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.20% of adults in Hamilton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Hamilton in 2018 was $24,230, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,920 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 German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

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