Hamilton, New York

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Population in 2019: 4,092 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: +16.6%
Males: 1,892  (46.2%)
Females: 2,200  (53.8%)
Median resident age:

21.4 years
New York median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 13346.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $52,159 (it was $36,583 in 2000)
Hamilton:

$52,159
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,977 (it was $13,203 in 2000)

Hamilton village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $230,203 (it was $104,600 in 2000)
Hamilton:

$230,203
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $243,862; detached houses: $238,351; in 2-unit structures: $232,885

Median gross rent in 2019: $872.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hamilton: 104.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 23.6%
(25.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.7% for other race residents, 16.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hamilton, NY (2019)
    • 2,82074.4%White alone
    • 3609.5%Asian alone
    • 2677.0%Hispanic
    • 1895.0%Black alone
    • 1463.9%Two or more races

Races in Hamilton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Hamilton, New York as of April 11, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hamilton is 366 to 1.


Crime rates in Hamilton by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.4)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.9)
1
(24.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(28.1)
7
(184.8)
4
(104.7)
9
(235.7)
4
(93.9)
7
(168.1)
1
(23.9)
1
(24.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(73.3)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(618.0)
32
(845.0)
16
(419.0)
24
(628.6)
24
(563.6)
19
(456.4)
11
(262.5)
12
(288.0)
6
(146.2)
6
(146.7)
3
(73.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.4)
2
(52.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index26.762.128.349.535.730.036.018.05.830.62.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Hamilton, NY

Crime rate in Hamilton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
New York average:

2.92
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Ancestries: American (27.6%), Irish (10.2%), Italian (5.9%), German (5.1%), European (4.5%), English (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1813

Elevation: 1126 feet

Land area: 2.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,740 people per square mile   (low).

Hamilton, New York map

468 residents are foreign born (2.6% Asia, 2.5% Europe, 1.4% Latin America).

This village:

12.3%
New York:

22.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $7,493 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $5,831 (2.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (24.5 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (107.2 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (161.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Lebanon, NY (2.2 miles ),
Madison, NY (2.3 miles ),
Eaton, NY (2.4 miles ),
Earlville, NY (2.4 miles ),
Morrisville, NY (2.7 miles ),
Oriskany Falls, NY (3.0 miles ),
Smyrna, NY (3.1 miles ),
Brookfield, NY (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 42.83 N, Longitude: 75.54 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,774 (+46.7%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 782 (61.0%)

Area code: 315

Distribution of median household income in Hamilton, NY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Hamilton, NY in 2019
Hamilton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $60,200
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $179,900
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $211,900
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $169,500
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $128,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $185,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $202,500
  • 2018: 5 buildings, average cost: $202,500
  • 2019: 5 buildings, average cost: $443,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Hamilton, NY residents
Average permit cost in Hamilton, NY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
New York:

8.1%
Historical population in Hamilton, NY
Historical housing units in Hamilton, NY
Most common industries in Hamilton, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (62.1%)
  • Health care (3.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.2%)
  • Social assistance (2.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.6%)
  • Public administration (2.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (55.8%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Construction (3.9%)
  • Health care (3.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (2.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (66.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
  • Health care (4.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (2.0%)
Most common occupations in Hamilton, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (12.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (6.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (13.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7.0%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (6.0%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (12.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (6.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)

Average climate in Hamilton, New York

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Hamilton, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 48.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.9
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 0.547. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.547
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.22. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.22
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Hamilton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.5 miles away from the Hamilton village center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 51.5 miles away from the village center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hamilton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 98.7 miles away from Hamilton center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 148.8 miles away from Hamilton center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 146.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 362.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 265.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.1 miles away from Hamilton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Madison County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 9, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hamilton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hamilton:

  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 150 BROAD STREET)
  • FAXTON ST LUKE'S HEALTHCARE - HAMILTON (10 EATON STREET, SUITE 102)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hamilton:

  • CROUSE COMMUNITY CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MORRISVILLE, NY)
  • HARDING NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WATERVILLE, NY)

Airports located in Hamilton:

College/University in Hamilton:

  • Colgate University (Full-time enrollment: 3,094; Location: 13 Oak Dr; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.colgate.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Hamilton:

  • Morrisville State College (about 6 miles; Morrisville, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,823)
  • Utica College (about 24 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 25 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 5,693)
  • Herkimer County Community College (about 31 miles; Herkimer, NY; FT enrollment: 2,774)
  • Le Moyne College (about 32 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 3,041)
  • SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (about 34 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Syracuse University (about 34 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 20,717)

Public high school in Hamilton:

Private high school in Hamilton:

Public elementary/middle school in Hamilton:

See full list of schools located in Hamilton

Library in Hamilton:

  • HAMILTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $169,404; Location: 13 BROAD STREET; 38,527 books; 1,875 audio materials; 1,426 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 8 other licensed databases; 40 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hamilton: Andy Kerr Stadium (A), Seven Oaks Golf Club (B), Hamilton Village Water Pollution Control Plant (C), Lineberry Natatorium (D), Reid Athletic Center (E), Sanford Field House (F), Curtis Hall (G), Stillman Hall (H), Andrews Hall (I), East Hall (J), West Hall (K), Alumni Hall (L), James B Colgate Hall (M), La Casa Pan-Latina Americana (N), Hascall Hall (O), Lawrence Hall (P), Linsley Geology Museum (Q), Lathrop Hall (R), McGregory Hall (S), Hamilton Public Library (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hamilton include: Cornerstone Baptist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Park United Methodist Church (C), Saint Mary's Catholic Church (D), Colgate Memorial Chapel (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Colgate Cemetery (1), Woodlawn Cemetery (2), Madison Street Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Taylor Lake (A), Woodman Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hamilton include: Whitnall Field (1), Van Doren Field (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Colgate Inn (1 Payne Street).

Birthplace of: Richard M. Blatchford - Army general.

Madison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hamilton and their reported violations in the past:

DELI AND DOGS CATERING (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-13-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2010), St Boil Water Order (SEP-13-2010)
HAMILTON INN, INC. (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-21-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hamilton that have no violations reported:

  • LEBANON RESERVOIR CAMPSITES (Population served: 576, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • DAVES FIRESIDE INN (Address: 2439 Utica Road , Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HOTEL SOLSVILLE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

37.5%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

3.9%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Hamilton in 2010:

  • 2,042 people in college/university student housing
  • 36 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Hamilton in 2000:

  • 1,949 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 41 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Hamilton (2011 data):

  • Alliance Bank, National Association: Hamilton Branch at 1 Madison Street, branch established on 1949/12/19; Drive-In Branch at 38-40 Utica Street, branch established on 1976/01/26. Info updated 2006/10/25: Bank assets: $1,403.5 mil, Deposits: $1,088.5 mil, headquarters in Syracuse, NY, positive income, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Alliance Financial Corporation
  • The Oneida Savings Bank: Hamilton Branch at Broad And Hamilton Streets, branch established on 1976/12/06. Info updated 2007/06/04: Bank assets: $664.1 mil, Deposits: $556.5 mil, headquarters in Oneida, NY, positive income, 13 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Hamilton:

Marital status in Hamilton, NY
  • Never married: 72.0%
  • Now married: 17.7%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 3.9%

For population 25 years and over in Hamilton:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 36.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.1
New York average:

13.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Hamilton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hamilton, NY (based on Madison County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic10,8109
Mainline Protestant8,06045
Evangelical Protestant2,78028
Other3586
None51,434-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
This county:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Madison County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Madison County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Madison County:

8.30 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

26.6%
State:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.9%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.2%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

57.1%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Hamilton:

26.8
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hamilton:

13.5%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hamilton:

5.2%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hamilton:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hamilton:

25.6%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Hamilton:

66.3%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.6%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hamilton, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 8$52,625$78,9380$0
Financial Administration 6$26,695$53,3901$1,329
Police Protection - Officers 5$29,844$71,6263$1,537
Gas Supply 3$19,858$79,4320$0
Sewerage 3$14,295$57,1800$0
Other and Unallocable 2$6,811$40,8661$154
Local Libraries 2$7,134$42,8046$2,719
Electric Power 2$11,195$67,1700$0
Water Supply 1$6,638$79,6560$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$2,700
Police - Other 0$0 4$1,176
Judicial and Legal 0$0 4$3,469
Totals for Government 32$175,097$65,66128$13,084

Hamilton government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $786,000 ($192.08)
    Regular Highways: $616,000 ($150.54)
    General - Other: $75,000 ($18.33)
    General Public Buildings: $39,000 ($9.53)
    Air Transportation: $38,000 ($9.29)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,871,000 ($701.61)
    Electric Utilities: $2,627,000 ($641.98)
    Sewerage: $630,000 ($153.96)
    Regular Highways: $549,000 ($134.16)
    Police Protection: $483,000 ($118.04)
    Air Transportation: $318,000 ($77.71)
    Water Utilities: $281,000 ($68.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $245,000 ($59.87)
    Libraries: $232,000 ($56.70)
    Central Staff Services: $205,000 ($50.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $84,000 ($20.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $81,000 ($19.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $76,000 ($18.57)
    Financial Administration: $70,000 ($17.11)
    General Public Buildings: $33,000 ($8.06)
    Health - Other: $8,000 ($1.96)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $784,000 ($191.59)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $12,000 ($2.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $158,000 ($38.61)
    Regular Highways: $83,000 ($20.28)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($3.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($2.69)
    Air Transportation: $7,000 ($1.71)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($1.71)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($1.22)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($0.73)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $2,000 ($0.49)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,892,000 ($462.37)

Hamilton government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $2,427,000 ($593.11)
    Sewerage: $829,000 ($202.59)
    Air Transportation: $332,000 ($81.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($14.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.49)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000 ($1.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $432,000 ($105.57)
    Other: $223,000 ($54.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $215,000 ($52.54)
    General Revenue - Other: $91,000 ($22.24)
    Fines and Forfeits: $54,000 ($13.20)
    Sale of Property: $50,000 ($12.22)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($1.22)
    Rents: $4,000 ($0.98)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,064,000 ($748.78)
    Water Utilities: $513,000 ($125.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $543,000 ($132.70)
    Highways: $130,000 ($31.77)
    General Local Government Support: $38,000 ($9.29)
  • Tax - Property: $1,658,000 ($405.18)
    Other License: $98,000 ($23.95)
    Public Utilities Sales: $28,000 ($6.84)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.24)

Hamilton government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,150,000 ($2724.83)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,575,000 ($2584.31)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $575,000 ($140.52)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $1,982,000 ($484.36)
    Beginning: $688,000 ($168.13)

Hamilton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $338,000 ($82.60)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,939,000 ($1451.37)

5.89% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,710 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.89%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Onondaga County, NY  1.69% ($53,865 average AGI)
from Oneida County, NY  1.48% ($41,227)
from Chenango County, NY  0.29% ($39,260)


6.42% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,114 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Onondaga County, NY  1.67% ($52,013 average AGI)
to Oneida County, NY  1.47% ($50,634)
to Chenango County, NY  0.26% ($29,348)
Businesses in Hamilton, NY
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1H&R Block1
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
Dunkin Donuts1Pizza Hut1
FedEx2Subway1
Ford1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hamilton:

  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTLB (1310 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNSS (1260 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hamilton:

  • W257BE (99.3 FM; HAMILTON, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WRCU-FM (90.1 FM; HAMILTON, NY; Owner: COLGATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WWDG (105.1 FM; DERUYTER, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSKS (97.9 FM; WHITESBORO, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCR-FM (106.3 FM; ONEIDA, NY; Owner: WARREN BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WRBY (102.5 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFRG-FM (104.3 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WKXZ (93.9 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WXXE (90.5 FM; FENNER, NY; Owner: SYRACUSE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WBKT (95.3 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WCNY-FM (91.3 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: THE PUB. B/C COUNC. OF CEN. NY, INC.)
  • WNTQ (93.1 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKVU (100.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WOUR (96.9 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUNY (89.5 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BC COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WODZ-FM (96.1 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WLZW (98.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WMHR (102.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYYY (94.5 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around Hamilton:

  • WFXV (Channel 33; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WIXT-TV (Channel 9; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WCNY-TV (Channel 24; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK)
  • WSTM-TV (Channel 3; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSTM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)
  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WTVH (Channel 5; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WTVH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSPX-TV (Channel 56; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PAXSON SYRACUSE LICENSE, INC.)
  • W59AU (Channel 59; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CING.COUNCIL,CENTRAL N. Y.)
  • W15BR (Channel 15; ONEIDA, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Hamilton: Rudolph Riddell.

Hamilton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Hamilton fatal accident list:

Mar 8, 2009 03:24 PM, Quarterline Rd, Lat: 42.820272, Lon: -75.460711, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 20, 2009 04:12 PM, Hamilton Rd, Kiley Rd, Lat: 42.802075, Lon: -75.498133, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 26, 2002 09:35 AM, Sr-12b, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 11, 2000 01:47 AM, Oak Dr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 4, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 18, 1999 03:32 AM, Sr-46, Lat: 42.812287, Lon: -75.542572, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Sep 6, 1997 12:40 AM, 12, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 3
May 4, 1983 05:35 PM, College St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 7.2mTotal length
  • $2,240,000Total costs
  • 1,886Total average daily traffic
  • 99Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,902Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hamilton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Hamilton, NY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • HAMILTON, Johnny Cake Hill Road (Lat: 42.869500 Lon: -75.536806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 39 m, Overall height: 42.1 m, Call Sign: WMQ569,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6670.62 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2019, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • HAMILTON, 7262 Mason Road (Lat: 42.830583 Lon: -75.512417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 57.3 m, Call Sign: WQNF883,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 01/25/2021, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Elisha Payne Airport (Lat: 42.841722 Lon: -75.557944), Type: Building, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: KJO7,
    Assigned Frequencies: 123.000 MHz, Grant Date: 09/01/1994, Expiration Date: 09/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Skaneatelas Savings Bank, Po 118, Smyrna, NY 13464
  • Hamilton Municipal Airport (Lat: 42.844444 Lon: -75.563611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQHK874,
    Assigned Frequencies: 119.425 MHz, Grant Date: 07/12/2017, Expiration Date: 08/27/2027, Certifier: Sean A Graham, Registrant: Mcfarland Johnson Inc., 49 Court Street, Metrocenter, Binghamton, NY 13901, Phone: (607) 723-9421, Fax: (607) 723-4979, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hamilton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • CUTSHAW MICHAEL, 2860 Woodman Pond Rd, Hamilton, NY 13346
    Certificate: D006425 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 06/08/2016, Expiration Date: 06/07/2017

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60855 , Serial Number: 15070622, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 04/26/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 10/24/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond M Douglas, 13 Oak Dr, Hamilton, NY 13346
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7159L , Serial Number: AA5-0459, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 11/14/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 03/07/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Roger S Rowlett, 32 W Kendrick Ave, Hamilton, NY 13346
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7515Y , Serial Number: 30-579, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 09/15/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Michael H Cutshaw, 2860 Woodman Pond Rd, Hamilton, NY 13346
  • Aircraft: ECLIPSE AVIATION CORP EA500 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PW610F-A (950 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 800JR , Serial Number: 000167, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 04/13/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 05/12/2008
    Registrant (Corporation): Shadowfax Communications Inc, 2945 Johnnycake Hill Rd, Hamilton, NY 13346
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4150 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97331 , Serial Number: 108-331, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 08/21/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 07/27/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Bradley M Booth, 2032 Spring St Apt 2, Hamilton, NY 13346
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/31/2020

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$07$145,28413$143,3921$74,0603$107,083
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$136,5600$03$131,6170$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$120,8200$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0309.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$194,8801$193,030
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$149,5200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0309.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Hamilton, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Hamilton, NY - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 8. The highest number of fire incidents - 20 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2009. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hamilton, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (57.8%), and Outside Fires (26.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hamilton, NY
    • 7857.8%Structure Fires
    • 3626.7%Outside Fires
    • 1511.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 64.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hamilton, NY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hamilton, NY
  • 43.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 40.7%Electricity
  • 10.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.9%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hamilton, NY
  • 69.2%Electricity
  • 17.6%Utility gas
  • 7.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Other fuel


Hamilton compared to New York state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Hamilton on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 males in this group)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of females (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 females in this group)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 7 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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  • Thomas M. Parks (4)
  • Harvey Kliman (3)
  • Joel Sommers (3)
  • Alan R. Zogg (1)
  • Mary Elizabeth Parks (1)
  • Nicholas William Geary (1)

Total of 13 patent applications in 2008-2021.