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Hamilton County
  • County in Indiana

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Housing
    grade A+
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  4. Good for Families
    grade A+
  5. Diversity
    grade B minus
  6. Jobs
    grade A+
  7. Weather
    grade C+
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  11. Commute
    grade C+

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Hamilton County is located in Indiana with a population of 341,616. Hamilton County is one of the best places to live in Indiana. In Hamilton County, most residents own their homes. In Hamilton County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Hamilton County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Hamilton County are highly rated.

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Population
341,616

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$302,400
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,265
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%
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Hamilton County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    22.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    9.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    81.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    834.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    48
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    23%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    14%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

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