Lake County

Hammond, IN: What you need to know

Looking to move to Hammond , IN? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Hammond , IN real estate. Let’s start with the basics: Hammond , IN is located in Lake County . It has a population of 78,983, and we have a cool graph below that shows the city’s ethnic diversity, as well as other important facts and figures.

What about cost of living in Hammond , IN? The median income in Hammond , IN is $39,576 and the median home value is $88,100, which should give you a pretty good idea of its affordability. Hammond , IN is also the perfect place to break in your new shoes, due to its WalkScore ® of 47.268.

 

Hammond, IN City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 78,983
Median Age 34
Median Household Income $39,576
Median Home Price $88,100
Walkscore 47

Hammond, IN Demographics

Median Population in Hammond , IN

Median Age 33.8%
Age 18 Over 73.5%
Age 21 Over 68.4%
Age 62 Over 13.4%
Age 65 Over 10.4%

Race in Hammond , IN

  Ethnicity White 50.2%
  Ethnicity Black 21.8%
  Ethnicity Asian 1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 36%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Other 22.3%

Population By Gender in Hammond , IN

  Male 49.8%
  Female 50.2%

Language in Hammond , IN

  English Only 74.3%
  English Other 25.7%

Economics in Hammond , IN

  Median Household Income $39,576
  Median Home Price $88,100
  Homes Owned 38.5%
  Homes Rent 61.5%
  Median Property Rent $828

 
COMMUTE TIME: 27 MINUTES
in Hammond , IN

Commute Types in Hammond , IN

  Walked 2.6%
  Worked at Home 1.5%
  Public Transportation 3.9%
  Other Means 0.6%
  Drove Alone 81.7%
  Carpooled 9.7%

47/100
WALK SCORE
for Hammond , IN

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 22
In Hammond , IN

 
7.3% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Hammond , IN