Hamilton Statistics, History and Facts (2021)



Here are a few of the most interesting Hamilton statistics and facts I was able to dig up in my internet travels. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

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“Hamilton” Off-Broadway debut:

February 17, 2015


“Hamilton” Broadway debut:

August 6, 2015


“Hamilton” debut date on Disney+:

July 3, 2020


Hamilton soundtrack release date:

September 25, 2015


Amount that investors put up to finance “Hamilton”:

$12.5 million


Number of Tony Awards that “Hamilton” was nominated for in 2016:

16 Nominations


Number of Tony Awards “Hamilton” won in 2016:

11 Awards


Average amount “Hamilton” grosses weekly in ticket sales:

$1.9 million/week

Last updated 6/12/16


Average cost of a ticket to “Hamilton”:

$172

Last updated 6/12/16


Average amount paid to scalpers per “Hamilton” ticket:

$872

Last updated 6/12/16


Number of copies of the “Hamilton” soundtrack sold to date:

1 million

Last updated 1/13/17


Number of times “Hamilton” songs have been played on music streaming services:

365 million times

Last updated 6/12/16


Estimated amount “Hamilton” will gross in 2016:

$100 million

Last updated 6/9/16


Estimated amount Lin-Manuel Miranda will make from “Hamilton” in 2016:

$6.4 million

Last updated 6/9/16


Number of tweets about “Hamilton” in 2015:

over 1 million


Image credit: HamiltonMusical on Facebook

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. These Hamilton stats are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.