A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Hamilton ...
The pronunciation of Hamilton: HAM-uhl-tuhn<2>
When the people of Hamilton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Hamiltonian<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hamilton has a population of 62,082 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Hamilton.
Hamilton is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Hamilton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Hamilton is located in the (513) area code.
Websites for Hamilton ...
Official Website: www.hamilton-city.org/
Chamber of Commerce: www.hamilton-ohio.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hamilton had an population of 62,082 people. This is a decrease of 0.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.29% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hamilton had a population of 62,477 people (or 16.97% of the total population of Butler County). This makes Hamilton the county's most populous community.
The population of Hamilton represents 0.54% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 11th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 62,477 people, the population of Hamilton increased 2.94% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 60,690 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hamilton.
Adding Hamilton to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Hamilton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Hamilton elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Hamilton on a George F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hamilton on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Hamilton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Hamilton: This one is located in Butler County and the other is located in Monroe County.
Beyond Ohio, there are 75 communities that are also named Hamilton - they are located in Alabama (2), 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, 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.
Communities near Hamilton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hamilton.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hamilton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hamilton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hamilton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Hamilton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hamilton. Our list includes 65 papers. See our Newspapers 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 ...
The official website for Hamilton: www.hamilton-city.org/
The official website for Butler County: www.butlercountyohio.org/
The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/
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This page was last modified: 25 Feb 2021