Hammond, IN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Hammond, Indiana Info Snack

Population
76,547
Unemployment
7.6%
Poverty
22.1%
Median Home
$91,700
Median Income
$46,406
Median Rent
$879

Hammond SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
6

Hammond, IN Crime Report

3,107
Total Crimes
4,131.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
66.82%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Hammond
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,107 4,131.6 2,341.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 315 418.9 370.8 366.7
Murder 9 12.0 5.6 5.0
Robbery 110 146.3 79.2 81.6
Aggravated Assault 169 224.7 249.3 250.2
Property Crime 2,792 3,712.7 1,971.0 2,109.9
Burglary 334 444.1 323.7 340.5
Larceny 2,194 2,917.5 1,443.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 264 351.1 203.8 219.9

Hammond, IN Cost Of Living

93
Hammond's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Hammond Indiana National Average
Overall 93 89 100
Services 109 97 100
Groceries 104 92 100
Health 100 94 100
Housing 60 72 100
Transportation 125 100 100
Utilities 93 99 100

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Rankings for Hammond in Indiana

Map Of Hammond, IN

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Population over time in Hammond

Year Population % Change
2019 76,547 -0.7%
2018 77,071 -1.0%
2017 77,827 -0.7%
2016 78,349 -0.8%
2015 78,983 -0.8%
2014 79,585 -0.7%
2013 80,122 -0.7%
2012 80,658 -0.6%
2011 81,116 -0.2%
2010 81,312 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hammond

White
36.8% (28,140)
African American
22.0% (16,842)
American Indian
0.2% (134)
Asian
1.1% (864)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.3% (237)
Two Or More
1.5% (1,172)
Hispanic
38.1% (29,153)
Race Hammond IN USA
White 36.8% 79.1% 60.7%
African American 22.0% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 2.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 38.1% 6.9% 18.0%

Gender in Hammond

Female
51.5% (39,393)
Male
48.5% (37,154)
Gender Hammond IN USA
Female 51.5% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hammond for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (5,358)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (8,420)
High School / GED
38.0% (29,087)
Some College
22.0% (16,840)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (6,123)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (8,420)
Master's Degree
3.0% (2,296)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Hammond IN USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hammond, Indiana

Less than $10,000
10.0% (763,330)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (426,330)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (841,161)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.3% (866,034)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (1,210,790)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.3% (1,634,179)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (897,862)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (685,499)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (198,722)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (130,787)
Income Hammond IN USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 9.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.3% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.3% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 14.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 4.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.2% 7.7%

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