In 2020, Hamlet, NC had a population of 6.37k people with a median age of 40.4 and a median household income of $36,381. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Hamlet, NC grew from 6,331 to 6,366, a 0.553% increase and its median household income grew from $35,221 to $36,381, a 3.29% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hamlet, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (45.1%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (2.45%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.16%), and Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander (Hispanic) (0.817%).
None of the households in Hamlet, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.4% of the residents in Hamlet, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hamlet, NC are Richmond Community College (828 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Hamlet, NC was $88,000, and the homeownership rate was 53.9%.
Most people in Hamlet, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Hamlet, NC was 3 cars per household.