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Hamilton, ON

Area of Hamilton, ON 1,302.5 km²
Population 545,790
Male Population 266,349 (48.8%)
Female Population 279,441 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +31%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +8.1%
Median Age 40.9 years old
Male Median Age 39.7 years old
Female Median Age 42 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Hamilton, ON Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 416,653 474,867 505,113 545,790
Population Density 319.9 / km² 364.6 / km² 387.8 / km² 419.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hamilton Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 8.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hamilton, ON +31% +14.9% +8.1%
Ontario +52.6% +28.6% +16.4%
Canada +55.4% +29.9% +17.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hamilton, ON Median Age

Median Age: 40.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Hamilton, ON 40.9 years 39.7 years 42 years
Ontario 40.5 years 39.6 years 41.4 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hamilton, ON Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 14,821 13,983 28,805
5-9 15,097 14,319 29,416
10-14 16,465 15,343 31,808
15-19 19,601 18,371 37,972
20-24 19,391 18,704 38,096
25-29 17,243 17,535 34,778
30-34 15,701 16,738 32,439
35-39 15,940 17,032 32,973
40-44 18,316 19,101 37,418
45-49 21,691 22,293 43,984
50-54 21,197 21,707 42,904
55-59 17,954 19,207 37,162
60-64 15,575 16,776 32,351
65-69 11,551 12,546 24,097
70-74 9,080 10,305 19,385
75-79 7,208 9,260 16,468
80-84 5,402 7,870 13,272
85 Plus 4,119 8,351 12,470
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hamilton, ON Population Density

Population Density: 419.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hamilton, ON 545,790 1,302.5 km² 419.0 / km²
Ontario 13.8 million 1,079,010.1 km² 12.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hamilton, ON Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1820 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 86,537 n/a n/a
1910 101,987 17.9% 15,450
1920 121,380 19% 19,393
1930 146,400 20.6% 25,020
1940 167,359 14.3% 20,959
1950 207,388 23.9% 40,029
1960 290,728 40.2% 83,340
1970 382,829 31.7% 92,101
1990 474,867 11.4% 46,019
2000 505,113 6.4% 30,246
2020 576,624 6.8% 35,755
2030 637,226 10.5% 60,602
2040 691,595 8.5% 54,369
2050 744,386 7.6% 52,791
2060 794,644 6.8% 50,258
2070 835,879 5.2% 41,235
2080 865,459 3.5% 29,580
2090 879,988 1.7% 14,529
2100 875,904 -0.5% -4,084
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Hamilton, ON CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hamilton, ON 8,010,467 t 14.7 t 6,150 t/km²
Ontario 198,047,795 t 14.4 t 183.5 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Hamilton Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1866 to 2020)

Average Temp
12.9°C
55.2°F
Average High
18.5°C
65.3°F
Average Low
7.2°C
45.0°F
   Record High Temperature
36.1°C
97.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
-7.2°C
19.0°F
   Average Precipitation
74.1 mm
2.9 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.2 days
   Average Snowfall
0.9 mm
0.0 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
0.0 days
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Earthquake Medium (3.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

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Brant 1,106.1 km² 148,671 134.4 / km²
Bruce 16,331.6 km² 68,472 4.19 / km²
Chatham-Kent 6,547.7 km² 102,912 15.7 / km²
Cochrane 145,684.4 km² 81,959 0.56 / km²
Dufferin 1,497.4 km² 59,811 39.9 / km²
Durham 4,410.3 km² 664,049 150.6 / km²
Elgin 4,999.6 km² 91,362 18.3 / km²
Essex 3,635.9 km² 394,297 108.4 / km²
Frontenac 4,485.8 km² 158,086 35.2 / km²
Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury 3,830.7 km² 166,501 43.5 / km²
Grey 5,640.2 km² 94,745 16.8 / km²
Haldimand 2,983 km² 47,585 16.0 / km²
Haliburton 4,603.1 km² 18,384 3.99 / km²
Halton 1,177.3 km² 573,269 486.9 / km²
Hastings 6,393.7 km² 141,927 22.2 / km²
Huron 6,829 km² 60,454 8.85 / km²
Kawartha Lakes 3,330.7 km² 73,785 22.2 / km²
Kenora 446,610.2 km² 53,929 0.12 / km²
Lambton 4,317.2 km² 127,701 29.6 / km²
Lanark 3,191.9 km² 68,706 21.5 / km²
Leeds and Grenville 3,759.1 km² 101,717 27.1 / km²
Lennox and Addington 3,434.3 km² 44,063 12.8 / km²
Manitoulin 11,989.6 km² 13,720 1.14 / km²
Middlesex 3,336.3 km² 463,889 139.0 / km²
Muskoka 5,296.1 km² 59,926 11.3 / km²
Niagara 3,223.6 km² 444,909 138.0 / km²
Nipissing 19,726.3 km² 86,849 4.4 / km²
Norfolk 3,856.8 km² 65,330 16.9 / km²
Northumberland 4,549.2 km² 85,078 18.7 / km²
Ottawa 2,892.8 km² 967,516 334.5 / km²
Oxford 2,052 km² 110,630 53.9 / km²
Parry Sound 14,692.2 km² 44,152 3.01 / km²
Peel 1,455.2 km² 1.4 million 996.1 / km²
Perth 2,224.1 km² 77,756 35.0 / km²
Peterborough 4,196.6 km² 139,675 33.3 / km²
Prescott and Russell 2,070.2 km² 91,926 44.4 / km²
Prince Edward 4,029.2 km² 25,684 6.37 / km²
Rainy River 19,639.8 km² 20,009 1.02 / km²
Renfrew 8,048 km² 106,934 13.3 / km²
Simcoe 6,750.7 km² 477,048 70.7 / km²
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry 3,465.9 km² 114,504 33.0 / km²
Sudbury 44,279.7 km² 20,964 0.47 / km²
Thunder Bay 144,614.7 km² 147,123 1.02 / km²
Timiskaming 14,368.7 km² 32,907 2.29 / km²
Toronto 1,643.9 km² 2.8 million 1,686 / km²
Waterloo 1,384.3 km² 543,352 392.5 / km²
Wellington 2,699.6 km² 220,662 81.7 / km²
York 1,989 km² 1.2 million 598.0 / km²
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