Hammond is a city located in Lake County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 74,812, it is the 8th largest city in Indiana and the 484th largest city in the United States . Hammond is currently declining at a rate of -0.47% annually and its population has decreased by -7.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 80,830 in 2010. Hammond reached it's highest population of 111,698 in 1960. Spanning over 25 miles, Hammond has a population density of 3,289 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hammond is $57,979 with a poverty rate of 22.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $879 per month, and the median house value is $91,700. The median age in Hammond is 35.7 years, 34.3 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.