Lake Station, IN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
12,002
Unemployment
9.9%
Poverty
24.7%
Median Home
$84,400
Median Income
$47,857
Median Rent
$953

Lake Station SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
6

Lake Station, IN Crime Report

352
Total Crimes
2,963.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
19.63%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lake Station
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 352 2,963.0 2,341.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 31 260.9 370.8 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 5.0
Robbery 11 92.6 79.2 81.6
Aggravated Assault 17 143.1 249.3 250.2
Property Crime 321 2,702.0 1,971.0 2,109.9
Burglary 35 294.6 323.7 340.5
Larceny 253 2,129.6 1,443.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 33 277.8 203.8 219.9

Lake Station, IN Cost Of Living

92
Lake Station's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lake Station Indiana National Average
Overall 92 89 100
Services 109 97 100
Groceries 104 92 100
Health 100 94 100
Housing 57 72 100
Transportation 125 100 100
Utilities 93 99 100

Rankings for Lake Station in Indiana

Map Of Lake Station, IN

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Population over time in Lake Station

Year Population % Change
2019 12,002 -0.5%
2018 12,059 -0.8%
2017 12,157 -0.3%
2016 12,199 -0.6%
2015 12,268 -0.8%
2014 12,369 -0.8%
2013 12,474 -1.0%
2012 12,596 -1.1%
2011 12,732 -0.8%
2010 12,833 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lake Station

White
61.7% (7,402)
African American
5.4% (643)
American Indian
0.2% (24)
Asian
0.4% (51)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.4% (404)
Hispanic
29.0% (3,478)
Race Lake Station IN USA
White 61.7% 79.1% 60.7%
African American 5.4% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 2.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 29.0% 6.9% 18.0%

Gender in Lake Station

Female
48.9% (5,869)
Male
51.1% (6,132)
Gender Lake Station IN USA
Female 48.9% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 51.1% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lake Station for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (720)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,560)
High School / GED
47.0% (5,640)
Some College
18.0% (2,160)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (720)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (720)
Master's Degree
4.0% (480)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lake Station IN USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 47.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lake Station, Indiana

Less than $10,000
8.1% (97,544)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (55,047)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.2% (146,031)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (138,045)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.2% (206,213)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.5% (270,102)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (112,376)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (149,169)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (17,683)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (7,986)
Income Lake Station IN USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.2% 9.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.2% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.5% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 14.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 4.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 4.2% 7.7%

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