Hampton, Illinois

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Hampton, Illinois

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Hampton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):

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Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Hampton Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Hampton Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Hampton People in Middle Class or Better

Comparative Profile of Hampton, Illinois

Comparing Hampton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 8 6
Age of the Population 8 9
Well-Paid Single Men 7 5
Male Share of the Population 6 6
Racial Diversity 6 6
Female Share of the Population 5 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 4
Senior Citizens 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 9
Average Household Size 7 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 8
People in Middle Class or Better 9 7
People Above Poverty 8 6
College Educated Adults 6 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 7
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5
Short Commute Times 5 7
Working at Home 4 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 10
Housing Recently Built 6 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 5
Affordability of Rents 2 3
People Living Alone 2 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2

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Hampton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles E of Davenport, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 144 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Rock Island
Metro Area Davenport - Moline - Rock Island
Standard Zip Codes 61256
Phone Area Codes 309
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.555
Longitude -90.409

Hampton Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station LE CLAIRE L & D 14
Distance 0.9 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 41 to 60 F
Jul Temp 67 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.1 inches
Distance 15.3 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 40 to 61 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 63 F
Annual Precip 37.4 inches
Station GALVA
Distance 32.3 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 37.8 inches
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Hampton Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,626 100%
Male 788 48.5%
Female 838 51.5%
Under 18 376 23.1%
18+ 1,250 76.9%
65+ 219 13.5%
Median Age 40.9
Average Family Size 2.95
White 1,554 95.6%
African-American 4 0.2%
Asian 2 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 14 0.9%
Other 36 2.2%
Mixed Race 16 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 80 4.9%

Estimated Hampton Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,746
Growth 120
Growth % 7.4%

Hampton Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 28.1%
Irish 12.2%
English 10.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.3%
Belgian 8.1%
Swedish 7.7%
US/American 6.9%
Scotch-Irish 2.7%
Scottish 2.6%
French Canadian 2.5%
Albanian 2.2%
Italian 1.5%
Norwegian 1.3%
Finnish 0.8%
Dutch 0.8%
Canadian 0.7%
Welsh 0.5%
Czech 0.3%
French (except Basque) 0.3%
Swiss 0.3%
Ukrainian 0.3%
British 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Hampton 1,626 $59,375
Carbon Cliff 1,689 $41,429
Colona 5,173 $48,250
East Moline 20,333 $44,695
Port Byron 1,535 $59,000
Rapids City 953 $50,893
Silvis 7,269 $41,390
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