The Town of Hamlet had a population of 732 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Hamlet is located at latitude 41.5475 and longitude -86.5822 in Starke County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Hamlet encompass a land area of 0.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Starke County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 705 feet.
The Town of Hamlet (GNIS ID: 2396983) 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.
|Total Population||732 (100%)|
|Population in Households||732 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||619 (84.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$50,734|
|Average Household Income||$55,972|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$20,876|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||335 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||195 (58.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||79 (23.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||61 (18.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$79,722|
|Average Home Value||$90,385|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.88%|
|Per Capita Income||2.2%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.73%|
The table below compares Hamlet to the other 679 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 402||41st|
|Population Density||# 499||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 423||38th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 666||98th|
|Per Capita Income||# 604||11th|
|Diversity Index||# 282||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.