For population 25 years and over in Hamilton:
For population 15 years and over in Hamilton city:
31 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $824 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (44.6 miles , pop. 73,990).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (54.9 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (361.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Kidder, MO (2.5 miles ), Kingston, MO (2.7 miles ), Breckenridge, MO (3.2 miles ), Altamont, MO (3.3 miles ), Winston, MO (3.4 miles ), Gallatin, MO (3.4 miles ), Cameron, MO (3.6 miles ), Cowgill, MO (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.74 N, Longitude: 94.00 W
Area code: 816
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Hamilton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +68 (+3.9%).
Work and jobs in Hamilton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hamilton, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hamilton-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 147% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.4 miles away from the Hamilton city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/29/2004, a category F4 tornado 16.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 6 people and caused $300,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hamilton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.4 miles away from Hamilton center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.2 miles away from Hamilton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Caldwell County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Zack Wheat - Baseball player, James Cash Penney - Businessman.
Airports located in Hamilton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hamilton:
Public high school in Hamilton:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Hamilton:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 8.45. This is better than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 3.79. This is worse than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.6%
(22.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.8% for Black residents, 14.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 63.9% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
60 people in nursing homes in 2000
Hamilton compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Hamilton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Hamilton (based on Caldwell County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,611 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,774 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Hamilton fatal accident list:
Feb 19, 1988 07:00 PM, 13, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 20 meters (66ft)
Total average daily traffic: 10,174
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,707
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hamilton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hamilton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hamilton, MO
Businesses in Hamilton, MO
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.