Hamilton Monmouth County, New Jersey

Hamilton: Township in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States

Hamilton locator map
Location of Hamilton on New Jersey map.

About

Hamilton is a township located in the county of Monmouth in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 88,464 and a population density of 2,190 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 87,065 inhabitants.

The township was created 179 years ago in 1842.

Geography

Hamilton is located at 40°12'25"N 74°4'53"W (40.2070600, -74.0812500). It has 6 neighbors: Bordentown, Chesterfield, Lawrence, West Windsor, Robbinsville and Trenton.

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Hamilton Quick Facts

Population : 87,065 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Monmouth County
Postal code : 08691, 08690, 08611, 08650, 08629, 08610, 08609, 08619, 08620
Phone Area Codes : 609
Area : 40.39 km2
Named for : Alexander Hamilton
Altitude : 98 feet / 30 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1842 (179 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 00:17:47 (25th June 2021)
Density : 2,156 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.61% (2010-2019)

Hamilton has 6 neighbours.

  • Bordentown city in Burlington, New Jersey
  • Chesterfield township of New Jersey
  • Lawrence township in Mercer County, New Jersey
  • West Windsor township in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States
  • Robbinsville township in Mercer County, New Jersey
  • Trenton capital of New Jersey, United States and seat of Mercer County, New Jersey, United States

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Hamilton decreased by 1.61% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1810 1,747 - 1810 United States Census
1820 1,710 -2.16% 1820 United States presidential election
1830 1,903 10.14% 1830 United States Census
1850 2,807 32.21% 1850 United States Census
1860 3,773 25.6% 1860 United States Census
1870 5,417 30.35% 1870 United States Census
1880 3,370 -60.74% 1880 United States Census
1890 4,163 19.05% 1890 United States Census
1900 4,164 0.02% 1900 United States Census
1910 7,899 47.28% 1910 United States Census
1920 14,580 45.82% 1920 United States Census
1930 27,121 46.24% 1930 United States Census
1940 30,219 10.25% 1940 United States Census
1950 41,156 26.57% 1950 United States Census
1960 65,035 36.72% 1960 United States Census
1970 79,609 18.31% 1970 United States Census
1980 82,801 3.86% 1980 United States Census
1990 86,553 4.33% 1990 United States Census
2000 87,109 0.64% 2000 United States Census
2010 88,464 1.53% census
2011 88,548 0.09% estimation process
2012 88,509 -0.04% estimation process
2013 88,591 0.09% estimation process
2014 88,328 -0.3% estimation process
2015 87,932 -0.45% estimation process
2016 87,541 -0.45% estimation process
2017 87,431 -0.13% estimation process
2018 87,152 -0.32% estimation process
2019 87,065 -0.1% estimation process

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People born in Hamilton (5)

People born in Hamilton, including football defensive end / tackle Colin Ferrell, singer-songwriter Erin Bowman, association football player Billy Schuler, you can see a list of people who born in Hamilton.

Schools

College & universities near Hamilton

Code Name City ZIP
460640 Cortiva Institute-New Jersey Wall (NJ) 07719
479965 Medical Career Institute Ocean (NJ) 07712
490896 Advantage Career Institute Eatontown (NJ) 07724
185572 Monmouth University West Long Branch (NJ) 07764-1898
491640 Yeshiva Gedolah Keren Hatorah Lakewood (NJ) 08701-1239

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hamilton

Code Name Address Type
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
PJC Princeton Junction station 2 Wallace Road RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
TRE Trenton Transit Center 72 South Clinton Avenue RAIL

Other places with the same name (19)

Other cities in Monmouth County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Monmouth County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Manalapan 39,325 Township in Monmouth County, New Jersey
Long Branch 30,241 City in New Jersey, United States
Hazlet 19,664 Township in Monmouth County, New Jersey
Tinton Falls 17,451 Borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States
Holmdel 16,731 Township of New Jersey
Asbury Park 15,408 City in New Jersey, United States
Eatontown 12,157 Borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States
Freehold 11,682 Borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States
Colts Neck 9,822 Township in Monmouth County, New Jersey
Keansburg 9,632 Borough in New Jersey, United States
Matawan 8,640 Borough in New Jersey, United States
West Long Branch 7,881 Borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey
Keyport 6,977 Town in Monmouth County, New Jersey
Rumson 6,714 Borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States
Manasquan 5,806 Borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States
Little Silver 5,782 Borough in New Jersey, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Hamilton distances to largest New Jersey cities

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