Hatton is a city in Traill County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 777 at the 2010 census. Hatton was founded in 1882, and was named for Frank Hatton, then Assistant Postmaster General.
Hatton is the birthplace of 20th century Arctic explorer and pilot Carl Ben Eielson.
Hatton is located at 47°38′20″N 97°27′28″W (47.639001, -97.457839).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.61 square miles (1.58 km2), all of it land.
As of the census of 2010, there were 777 people, 343 households, and 202 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,273.8 inhabitants per square mile (491.8/km2). There were 394 housing units at an average density of 645.9 per square mile (249.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.6% White, 0.4% Native American, 0.1% Asian, and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.1% of the population.
There were 343 households of which 28.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.5% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 41.1% were non-families. 35.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.84.