Hammond, Indiana Population 2018

Hammond, Indiana's estimated population is 76,618 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Hammond, Indiana is the 8th largest city in Indiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1871.79 people/mi² (722.70 people/km²), with a household density of 305.53 people/km² (791.32 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 33.9 years, 32.6 years for males, and 35.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.7 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 32,391 households in the city, with an average size of 2.71 people per household. The vacancy rate was 12%, with a median rent of $839/month. The median house has 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $87,100.

The median income for households in Hammond, Indiana is $41,685, while the mean household income is $51,010. The per capita income is $19,197, and 20.3% of families and 23.4% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 36.8% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 8.3% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201776,618-612-0.79%
201677,230-505-0.65%
201577,735-826-1.05%
201478,561-435-0.55%
201378,996-629-0.79%
201279,625-556-0.69%
201180,181-533-0.66%
201080,714-2,334-2.81%
200083,048-1,188-1.41%
199084,236-9,478-10.11%
198093,714-14,269-13.21%
1970107,983-3,715-3.33%
1960111,69824,10427.52%
195087,59417,41024.81%
194070,1845,6248.71%
193064,56028,55679.31%
192036,00415,07972.06%
191020,9258,54969.08%
190012,3766,948128.00%
18905,4280.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White39,703
Some Other Race17,280
Black or African American17,213
Two or More Races3,037
Asian852
American Indian and Alaska Native243
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander21

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Hammond In Population Pyramid 2018

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Hammond In Median Age

33.9


Total

32.6


Male

35.2


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 56,467 adults in Hammond In.

Hammond In Age Dependency

58.9

Age Dependency Ratio

17.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hammond In Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.2
Houses Without Mortgage
6,094
Houses With Mortgage
11,146
Vacancy Rate
12
Median Rent
839
Median Home Value
87,100
Renter-Occupied Units
11,259
Owner-Occupied Units
17,240
Total Housing Units
32,391

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Hammond In for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 7.3% and the labor force participation rate is 62.2%.

Hammond In Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.71
Average Family Size
3.39
Total Households
28499
Married Couple Households
10466
Male Householder (no wife) Families
2157
Female Householder (no husband) Families
5854
Non Family Households
10022
Total Families
18477
Households With Own Children
8710
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

Hammond In Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
2,595
$10,000 to $14,999
1,952
$15,000 to $24,999
3,751
$25,000 to $34,999
3,574
$35,000 to $49,999
5,061
$50,000 to $74,999
5,584
$75,000 to $99,999
3,269
$100,000 to $149,999
1,926
$150,000 to $199,999
555
Over $200,000
232

Hammond In Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Hammond In

Indiana

$41,685

$50,433

$51,010

$66,480

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Hammond In Education Data

Hammond In Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
3,7847.74%
9th to 12th Grade
5,95612.19%
High School Graduate
17,90236.63%
Some College
11,14122.79%
Associates Degree
3,2556.66%
Bachelors Degree
4,8439.91%
Graduate Degree
1,9984.09%