The Town of Hamilton had a population of 294 as of July 1, 2015. Hamilton ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Hamilton is located at latitude 48.5209 and longitude -121.9943 in Skagit County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Hamilton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Skagit County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 98 feet.
The Town of Hamilton (GNIS ID: 2412721) 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.
Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Hamilton is located within Lyman-Hamilton Division of Skagit County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hamilton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||293|
|Population in Familes||238|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||141 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||89 (63.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||26 (18.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||27 (19.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$215,278|
|Average Home Value||$236,236|
|Median Household Income||$55,391|
|Average Household Income||$61,148|
|Per Capita Income||$24,857|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.6%|
|Per Capita Income||2.95%|
The table below compares Hamilton to the other 628 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 520||17th|
|Population Density1||# 505||20th|
|Diversity Index2||# 521||17th|
|Median Household Income||# 289||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 351||44th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.