Hammond is located in northwest Indiana. Hammond is part of Lake County. Hammond has 22.78 square miles of land area and 2.11 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Hammond population is 80,830, which has shrunk 2.67% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 6.63% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Hammond median household income is $38,539 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 8.48% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 7.33% and is much lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Hammond median house value is $97,800 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 24.74% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 30.75% and is much lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Hammond is worse than the state average in quality. The Hammond area code is 219.
Hammond, IN Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data