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Hamilton, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Hamilton had a population of 1,735 as of July 1, 2018. Hamilton ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hamilton is located at latitude 41.5402 and longitude -84.9198 in Steuben County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Hamilton (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.94 sq. miles. Steuben County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 902 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Town of Hamilton are located in Steuben County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and DeKalb County.

The Town of Hamilton (GNIS ID: 2396982) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Hamilton is located within Township of Otsego, a minor civil division (MCD) of Steuben County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Hamilton: Enterprise.

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Hamilton, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,735
Population in Households 1,735
Population in Familes 1,404
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 803
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $58,398
Average Household Income $76,958
Per Capita Income $32,556


Total Housing Units 1,329 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 587 (44.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 183 (13.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 559 (42.1%)
Median Home Value $186,224
Average Home Value $243,537


Total Households 770
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 522
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.6% 1.14%
Households 1.55% 1.09%
Families 2.04% 0.94%
Median Household Income   3.05%
Per Capita Income   3.37%

Hamilton, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hamilton to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 249 64th
Population Density # 502 26th
Diversity Index # 542 20th
Median Household Income # 178 74th
Per Capita Income # 82 88th

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