|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hamlin is 1,019. Hamlin, West Virginia is the 10,112th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Hamlin was in 2010, when its population was 1,142. In 2010, Hamlin was the 9,759th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,112th largest city in the US. Hamlin is currently 10.8% smaller than it was in 2010.
Hamlin has shrunk 8.8% since the year 2000. Hamlin, West Virginia's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10106||Lumber City, Georgia||1,021||-18.1%|
|10109||Baxter Estates, New York||1,020||1.2%|
|10110||Tivoli, New York||1,020||-12.3%|
|10112||Hamlin, West Virginia||1,019||-8.8%|
|10117||Hebron Estates, Kentucky||1,017||-7.9%|
The total voting age population of Hamlin, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,203. The voting age population is 41.7% male and 58.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.1% of the residents of Hamlin are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hamlin are 98.6% White and 1.4% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hamlin, 30.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.3%. On a per-household basis, 19.6% of families are below the poverty line in Hamlin.
Among those aged 16 and older, 44.3% of Hamlin residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.1% of Hamlin residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hamlin residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hamlin is 7.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hamlin, 28.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hamlin is $32,019.
In Hamlin, 58.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.8% of housing units in Hamlin.
Of all the housing units in Hamlin, 18.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Hamlin, 4.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hamlin is $673.
In Hamlin, 67.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.