Hamtramck, Wayne County, Michigan

Hamtramck: City in Michigan


Hamtramck is a city located in the county of Wayne in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 22,423. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,438 inhabitants.

The city was created 122 years ago in 1900.

Quick Facts about Hamtramck

Population : 21,438 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Wayne County
Postal code : 48212
Phone Area Codes : 313
Area : 5413075 km2
Named for : Jean François Hamtramck
Altitude : 630 feet / 192 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1901 (122 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 09:13:58 (3rd February 2023)
Population growth : -4.59% (2010-2020)
Hamtramck locator map
Location of Hamtramck on Michigan map.
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Jos Campau at Norwalk - Hamtramck MI
Jos Campau at Norwalk - Hamtramck MI image


Hamtramck is located at 42°23'34"N 83°2'59"W (42.3928200, -83.0496400).

Hamtramck map


According to census records, the population of Hamtramck decreased by 4.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 22,423 - census
2011 22,282 -0.63% estimation process
2012 22,260 -0.1% estimation process
2013 22,162 -0.44% estimation process
2014 22,156 -0.03% estimation process
2015 22,043 -0.51% estimation process
2016 21,932 -0.51% estimation process
2017 21,831 -0.46% estimation process
2018 21,716 -0.53% estimation process
2019 21,599 -0.54% estimation process
2020 21,438 -0.75% estimation process

Hamtramck zip code is 48212. County name: Wayne, County fips: 26163

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People born in Hamtramck (27)

People born in Hamtramck, including basketball player and coach Rudy Tomjanovich, football player and coach Roger Zatkoff, tennis player Jane Bartkowicz, .


  • Lucien N. Nedzi (American politician) he was born in 28/05/1925
  • Warith Deen Mohammed (Leader of the Nation of Islam) he was born in 30/10/1933
  • Charles Edge (American basketball player) he was born in 23/02/1950
  • Gail Kobe (American actress, producer) she was born in 19/03/1929
  • Art Macioszczyk (American football player (1920-1982)) he was born in 19/10/1920
  • Bill Nahorodny (American baseball player) he was born in 31/08/1953
  • Bob Franke (American singer-songwriter) he was born in 25/07/1947
  • Bob Westfall (American sportsperson (1919-1980)) he was born in 05/05/1919
  • Gene Szafran (American illustrator) he was born in 11/04/1941
  • Lesia Liss (American politician) she was born in 11/08/1966
  • Lovell Coleman (Player of American and Canadian football (1938-2016)) he was born in 01/01/1938
  • Michael Switalski (American politician) he was born in 11/01/1955
  • Mike Blyzka (American baseball player) he was born in 25/12/1928
  • Mike Kosman (American baseball player) he was born in 26/11/1917
  • Raymond Zussman (Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 23/07/1917
  • Steve Gromek (American baseball player) he was born in 15/01/1920
  • Ted Kazanski (American baseball player) he was born in 25/01/1934
  • Toi Derricotte (American writer) she was born in 12/04/1941

Schools in Hamtramck

College & universities near Hamtramck, MI

Code Name City ZIP
169442 College for Creative Studies Detroit (MI) 48202

Stations (16)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hamtramck, MI

Code Name Address Type
DET Detroit 11 West Baltimore Ave. RAIL
ROY Royal Oak station 202 South Sherman Ave. RAIL
DER John D. Dingell Transit Center 16121 Michigan Ave. RAIL
GFV Greenfield Village, Michigan 20900 Oakwood Blvd. RAIL
TRM Troy Transit Center 1201 Doyle Drive RAIL

Post offices near Hamtramck

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hamtramck Post Office Hamtramck (MI) 48212

Other cities in Wayne County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wayne County , MI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Detroit 665,369 Most populous city in Michigan, United States; county seat of Wayne County
Dearborn 93,367 City in Michigan, USA
Livonia 93,189 City in Wayne County, Michigan, United States
Canton 86,825 Charter township in Wayne County, Michigan
Westland 81,116 City in Michigan, USA
Taylor 60,576 City in Michigan, United States
Dearborn Heights 55,027 City in Michigan, USA
Redford 49,936 Charter township in Wayne County, Michigan
Lincoln Park 36,066 City in Wayne County in the U.
Northville 29,359 City in Michigan
Southgate 29,135 City in Wayne County in the state of Michigan
Allen Park 26,751 City in Michigan, USA
Garden City 26,408 City in Wayne County of the U.
Wyandotte 25,156 Town in Michigan, USA
Inkster 24,115 City in Wayne County, Michigan, United States of America
Romulus 23,528 City in Wayne County, Michigan

Distance to Other Cities

Hamtramck distances to largest Michigan cities