Hamilton County FL Information


Hamilton County Subdivisions

Hamilton County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 14,342
Population in Households 11,862
Population in Familes 9,773
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,480
Population Density1 28
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 4,741
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 3,247
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,004 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,340 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,401 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,263 (21.0%)
Median Home Value $83,420
Average Home Value $112,163


Median Household Income $35,119
Average Household Income $47,978
Per Capita Income $16,796
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.5% -0.04%
Households 0.42% 0.12%
Families 0.3% 0.05%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   1.67%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Hamilton County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hamilton County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 63 7th
Population Density1 # 58 13th
Diversity Index2 # 16 78th
Median Household Income # 62 9th
Per Capita Income # 62 9th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.