Hamtramck Information

Hamtramck Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Hamtramck, MI

General Hamtramck Information

State: Michigan

County: Wayne County

Close cities: Grosse Pointe, MI, Eastpointe, MI, Detroit, MI, Center Line, MI, Highland Park, MI, Grosse Pointe Park, MI, Hazel Park, MI, Ferndale, MI, Warren, MI, Harper Woods, MI, Pleasant Ridge, MI

Hamtramck Population (census data)
Total 21,122 (-6.4% since 2000)
Male 11,083 (52.5%)
Female 10,039 (47.5%)

Population Density: 10,021 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 87.8 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 2.11 square miles

Median Household Income: $27,722

Zip Codes: 48212, and 48211.

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Hamtramck Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (60.4%)
  • Black (15.1%)
  • Two or more races (11.9%)
  • Asian Indian (5.4%)
  • Other Asian (4.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Polish (22.9%)
  • Arab (9.4%)
  • Ukrainian (3.2%)
  • German (2.9%)
  • Irish (2.2%)
  • Italian (1.8%)
Foriegn Born: 9,432 people (44.7%)
  • Europe (57.3%)
  • Asia (42.7%)

Local Hamtramck Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: Eastern Michigan University, Oakland Golden University

Hamtramck School Information

High Schools
Hamtramck High School (11410 Charest Street, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Hamtramck Public Schools District)
Horizon Alternative High School (3225 Caniff, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Hamtramck Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Dickinson East Elementary School (3385 Norwalk Street, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Hamtramck Public Schools District)
Dickinson West Elementary School (2650 Caniff Street, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Hamtramck Public Schools District)
Early Childhood Elementary School (11680 McDougall, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Hamtramck Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Bridge Academy (9600 Buffalo, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Bridge Academy District)
Frontier International Academy (2619 Florian Street, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Frontier International Academy District)
Hamtramck Academy (11420 Conant, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Hamtramck Academy District)
Hanley International Academy (2609 Poland, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Hanley International Academy District)
Holbrook School (2361 Alice Avenue, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Hamtramck Public Schools District)
Kosciuszko School (2333 Burger Street, Hamtramck, MI, 48212 - Hamtramck Public Schools District)

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