Living in Hamilton, AL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-11

Hamilton SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
7

Hamilton, AL Crime Report

210
Total Crimes
3,176.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
23.68%
Above National Average

Hamilton, AL Cost Of Living

78
Hamilton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Hamilton, Alabama Info Snack

Hamilton is a city in Marion County, Alabama, United States. It incorporated in 1896. At the 2010 census the population was 6,885. The city is the county seat of Marion County and since 1980 has been its largest city, surpassing Winfield. It had previously been the largest town in 1910.
Population
6,664
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
16.6%
Median Home
$97,000
Median Income
$38,670
Median Rent
$529

Rankings for Hamilton in Alabama

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Map Of Hamilton, AL

Population over time in Hamilton

Year Population % Change
2017 6,664 -0.8%
2016 6,718 -1.0%
2015 6,784 -0.4%
2014 6,814 -0.4%
2013 6,842 -0.2%
2012 6,858 1.2%
2011 6,780 -1.4%
2010 6,878 0.1%
2009 6,868 -
Crime/100k Hamilton AL USA
Violent Crime 347.9 519.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.0
Robbery 15.1 83.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 272.3 387.6 246.8
Property Crime 2828.6 2817.2 2199.5
Burglary 680.7 590.1 376.0
Larceny 1875.7 1958.9 1594.6
Car Theft 272.3 268.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Hamilton

White
86.6% (5,771)
African American
8.3% (553)
American Indian
0.1% (7)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.4% (157)
Hispanic
2.6% (176)
Race Hamilton AL USA
White 86.6% 65.7% 61.1%
African American 8.3% 26.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 4.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Hamilton, Alabama

Less than $10,000
8.9% (59,525)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.0% (66,543)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.5% (109,856)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (70,414)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.4% (116,148)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.6% (104,291)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (55,412)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (68,237)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.8% (5,565)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (10,404)
Income Hamilton AL USA
Less than $10,000 8.9% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.0% 6.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.5% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.4% 13.5% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.6% 17.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 11.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.8% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Hamilton

Female
50.3% (3,351)
Male
49.7% (3,312)
Gender Hamilton AL USA
Female 50.3% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hamilton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (466)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (866)
High School / GED
36.0% (2,399)
Some College
22.0% (1,466)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (666)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (533)
Master's Degree
4.0% (266)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Hamilton AL USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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