Hamilton County, FL

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2022 Population
13,492
3.44% 1-year decline
US Senator
Marco Rubio
Republican Party
US Senator
Rick Scott
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
41.8
2.45% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
26.4%
0.121% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$47,668
21.2% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$100,800
15.9% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Hamilton County, FL had a population of 13.5k people with a median age of 41.8 and a median household income of $47,668. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Hamilton County, FL declined from 13,973 to 13,492, a −3.44% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,346 to $47,668, a 21.2% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hamilton County, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (55%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (31.3%), White (Hispanic) (4.16%), Other (Hispanic) (2.56%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.18%).

None of the households in Hamilton County, FL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.8% of the residents in Hamilton County, FL are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Hamilton County, FL was $100,800, and the homeownership rate was 75.2%.

Most people in Hamilton County, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Hamilton County, FL was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Hamilton County, FL is home to a population of 13.5k people, from which 97.8% are citizens. As of 2022, 5% of Hamilton County, FL residents were born outside of the country (674 people).

In 2022, there were 1.76 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (7.42k people) in Hamilton County, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.22k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 561 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

97.8%
2022 Citizenship
97.9%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.8% of Hamilton County, FL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Hamilton County, FL was 97.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Hamilton County, FL
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    7.42k ± 12
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    4.22k ± 115
  3. White (Hispanic)
    561 ± 197
10.7%
Hispanic Population
1.45k people

In 2022, there were 1.76 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (7.42k people) in Hamilton County, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.22k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 561 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

10.7% of the people in Hamilton County, FL are hispanic (1.45k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Hamilton County, FL as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

5%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
674 people
4.29%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
600 people

As of 2022, 5% of Hamilton County, FL residents (674 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Hamilton County, FL was 4.29%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    235 ± 75
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    117 ± 55
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    110 ± 61

Hamilton County, FL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.01 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Hamilton County, FL employs 3.68k people. The largest industries in Hamilton County, FL are Retail Trade (779 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (433 people), and Public Administration (361 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($135,875), Wholesale Trade ($58,529), and Finance & Insurance ($51,765).

Occupations

3.68k
2022 Value
± 431
−3.23%
1 Year decline
± 17.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Hamilton County, FL declined at a rate of −3.23%, from 3.8k employees to 3.68k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Hamilton County, FL, are Sales & Related Occupations (559 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (486 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (295 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Hamilton County, FL.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

3.68k
2022 Value
± 431
−3.23%
1 Year decline
± 17.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Hamilton County, FL declined at a rate of −3.23%, from 3.8k employees to 3.68k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Hamilton County, FL, are Retail Trade (779 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (433 people), and Public Administration (361 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Hamilton County, FL, though some of these residents may live in Hamilton County, FL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$29,310
Median earning men ± $4,047
$29,727
Median earning women ± $3,047

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Wholesale Trade ($134,135), Information ($68,000), and Manufacturing ($53,125).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($38,672), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($38,638), and Public Administration ($34,013).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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4.23%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 9.69M people employed in Florida. This represents a 4.23% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 12.6%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Florida.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 88
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 55
    Retail Trade
  3. 28
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Hamilton County, FL went to Donald J. Trump with 65.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (33.7%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.566%).

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing the state of Florida. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Florida is currently represented by 28 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Florida

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Marco Rubio
Senator from Florida3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Rick Scott
Senator from Florida1
Assumed office on January 8, 2019
Inauguration delayed in order to finish his term as Governor of Florida.

Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are the senators currently representing Florida.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Florida

Florida is currently represented by 28 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Florida have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.19% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.2% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (4.97M), Some college (3.58M), and Bachelors Degree (3.32M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Hamilton County, FL was $100,800 in 2022, which is 0.358 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $87,000 to $100,800, a 15.9% increase. The homeownership rate in Hamilton County, FL is 75.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Hamilton County, FL have an average commute time of 24.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Hamilton County, FL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$100,800
Median Property Value 2022
±$8,998
$3,233
Median Property Taxes
±$398

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Hamilton County, FL the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Hamilton County, FL compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

75.2%
Homeownership
2022
70.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 75.2% of the housing units in Hamilton County, FL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 72%.

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Income by Location

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Census Tract 9603
Highest Median Household Income (Total)

The following map shows all of the tracts in Hamilton County, FL colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$47,668
Median Household Income
± $5,797
4.3k
Number of Households
± 425

In 2022, the median household income of the 4.3k households in Hamilton County, FL grew to $47,668 from the previous year's value of $39,346.

The following chart displays the households in Hamilton County, FL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Hamilton County, FL is from Florida.
0.474
2022 Wage GINI in Florida
0.473
2021 Wage GINI in Florida

In 2022, the income inequality in Florida was 0.474 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.285% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Florida was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Florida in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (74.5%)
  2. Carpooled (13.2%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.69%)

In 2022, 74.5% of workers in Hamilton County, FL drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (13.2%) and those who worked at home (6.69%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

24.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Hamilton County, FL have a shorter commute time (24.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 0.926% of the workforce in Hamilton County, FL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Hamilton County, FL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Hamilton County, FL have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

26.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Hamilton County, FL (2.82k out of 10.7k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females 45 - 54.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Hamilton County, FL is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

84.9% of the population of Hamilton County, FL has health coverage, with 22.6% on employee plans, 26.8% on Medicaid, 16.7% on Medicare, 16.3% on non-group plans, and 2.62% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Hamilton County, FL see 14428 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.825% increase from the previous year (14310 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 4840 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 7260 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.2% were men and 51.8% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

14,428 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Hamilton County, FL

Primary care physicians in Hamilton County, FL see an average of 14,428 patients per year. This represents a 0.825% increase from the previous year (14,310 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Hamilton County, FL in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 25.5% under 18 years, 16% between 18 and 34 years, 36.3% between 35 and 64 years, and 22.2% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.2% were men and 51.8% were women.

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Uninsured People

15.1%
Uninsured
22.6%
Employer Coverage
26.8%
Medicaid
16.7%
Medicare
16.3%
Non-Group
2.62%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Hamilton County, FL declined by 17.3% from 18.2% to 15.1%.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was N/A in Hamilton County, FL.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 37.7% in Hamilton County, FL.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 15.2% in Hamilton County, FL.

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