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Welcome to Hamilton ...
The location of Hamilton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Hamilton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Hamiltonian<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Hamilton has a population of 6,646 people<3> (see below for details).
Hamilton is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Hamilton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Hamilton is located in the (205) area code.
The ZIP code for Hamilton: 35570<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hamilton had a population of 6,885 people (or 22.37% of the total population of Marion County). This makes Hamilton the county's most populous community.
The population of Hamilton represents 0.14% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 81st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,885 people, the population of Hamilton increased 1.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,786 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hamilton had an population of 6,646 people. This is a decrease of 3.47% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.06% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hamilton.
Communities near Hamilton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hamilton and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hamilton.
Communities Also Named Hamilton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Hamilton: This one is located in Marion County and the other is located in Saint Clair County.
Beyond Alabama, there are 75 communities that are also named Hamilton - they are located in Alaska, Arkansas (2), California (3), Colorado (4), Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (5), Iowa, Kansas (5), Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Massachusetts (2), Michigan (3), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey (2), New Mexico, New York (2), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin (3) and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hamilton.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hamilton:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hamilton ...
Looking for more information about Hamilton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Hamilton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hamilton.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hamilton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019