The Town of Hampstead has a total population of 8,543 people of which 51.2% are male, 96.2% are white, and 16.4% are 65 and over.
Of the 3,447 households in Hampstead, 29.1% have children under the age of 18, 57.0% are married couples, and 8.2% are female householders with no husband present. 28.7% of households are individuals living alone and 12.4% of households are individual living alone who are 65 and over. The average household size is 2.47 and 1.9% of households have no vehicle available.
5.7% of the people in Hampstead have a functional need that results from hearing, vision, cognitive, ambulatory, self-care, or independent living difficulty. 39.2% of these individuals have two or more types of disability. 6.1% of males and 20.4% of individuals 65 and over have one or more disability.
For local resources or to report a public health nuisance or concern, please contact the Hampstead Health Officer.