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Hamilton, Georgia - Basic Facts

Hamilton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Hamilton.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Harris County at latitude 32.7579 and longitude -84.8749. Harris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 771 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Hamilton (see map) encompass a land area of 3.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Hamilton, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,033
Population in Households 969
Population in Familes 847
Population in Group Qrtrs 64
Population Density1 312
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 299
Average Household Size 3.24
Family Households 221
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 341 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 207 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 92 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $190,541
Average Home Value $201,322


Median Household Income $48,050
Average Household Income $59,379
Per Capita Income $21,044
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.39% 0.33%
Households 0.32% 0.27%
Families 0.11% 0.18%
Median Household Income   4.28%
Per Capita Income   3.42%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Hamilton, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hamilton to the other 624 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 356 43rd
Population Density1 # 432 31st
Diversity Index2 # 396 37th
Median Household Income # 146 77th
Per Capita Income # 180 71st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.