City, town and village /Country Scotland / Council area South Lanarkshire / Hamilton

Information on the city of Hamilton

The city of Hamilton is located in the state of Scotland. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Hamilton City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews4.5 / 5 for Hamilton by City, town and village the 18 May 2021

Hamilton’s Administration

Address of Hamilton civic centreHamiltonCivic centre Hamilton
Almada Street

Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, ML3 0AA
United Kingdom

Work+44 03031231015
civic centre phone number03031231015
International: +44 03031231015
civic centre fax numberNot available
civic centre emailNot available
Hamilton SCT official
Hamilton mayorIan McAllan

Demographics of Hamilton

Name of Hamilton’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants51 640 population8 / 188
Population density in Hamilton8 205,3 pop/sq mi (3 168,1 pop/km²)

Hamilton's administrative numbers

Hamilton's city postcodeML3 0AA (33 other communities with the same postcode)

Information on the city of Hamilton

Cities twinned with Hamilton
France ChâtelleraultUnited States Hamilton
Hamilton’s namesake
Natural parksHamilton isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Hamilton

Arabic: هميلتونAzerbaijani: HəmiltonBulgarian: Хамилтън
Breton: HamaltanPersian: همیلتونIrish: Hamaltan
Scottish Gaelic: Baile HamaltanJapanese: ハミルトンKorean: 해밀턴
Lithuanian: HamiltonasNorwegian Nynorsk: Hamilton i SkottlandRussian: Гамильтон
Tatar: ҺәмилтонUkrainian: ГамільтонUrdu: ہیملٹن، جنوبی لینکاشائر
Chinese: 漢密爾頓  

Transportation modes in Hamilton

Glasgow Airport 25.9 km
Glasgow Prestwick Airport 45 km
Edinburgh Airport 46.7 km

Hamilton's territory

Hamilton's area6,29 sq mi (16,30 km²)
Hamilton's altitude187 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 55.7776
Longitude: -4.05368
Latitude: 55° 46' 39'' North
Longitude: 4° 3' 13'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Hamilton’s neighbouring towns

Hamilton neighbouring towns
BlantyreNeighbouring townsMotherwell
Hamilton neighbouring towns
Blantyre 3.2 kmBothwell 3.4 kmMotherwell 3.8 km
Quarter 4.2 kmUddingston 4.5 kmBellshill 4.7 km
Viewpark 5.7 kmNew Stevenston 6.6 kmLarkhall 6.8 km
Carfin 6.9 kmHolytown 7 kmChapelton 7.8 km
East Kilbride 7.9 kmGowkthrapple 8.4 kmWishaw 8.4 km
Newarthill 8.4 kmCambuslang 8.5 kmGlassford 8.6 km
Bargeddie 8.7 kmCleland 8.8 kmCalderbank 9.1 km

Distance between Hamilton and other main cities

London : 541 kmBirmingham : 393 kmLeeds : 273 km
Glasgow : 16 km closestSheffield : 314 kmBradford : 266 km
Manchester : 283 kmEdinburgh : 59 kmLiverpool : 274 km
Bristol : 491 kmCardiff : 482 kmWakefield : 285 km
Coventry : 410 kmWigan : 266 kmDudley : 386 km

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