Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN

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Population
110,364
0.942% 1-year decline
US Senator
Todd Young
Republican Party
US Senator
Mike Braun
Republican Party
Median Age
34.4

Median Household Income
$41,719
1.54% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$87,700
1.39% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
43,637
0.449% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN had a population of 110k people with a median age of 34.4 and a median household income of $41,719. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN declined from 111,413 to 110,364, a -0.942% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,088 to $41,719, a 1.54% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (30.5%), Other (Hispanic) (26%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (24%), White (Hispanic) (14.3%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (2.27%). 30.7% of the people in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN speak a non-English language, and 92.6% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are Purdue University Northwest (2,475 degrees awarded in 2017), Calumet College of Saint Joseph (310 degrees), and Brightwood College-Hammond (231 degrees).

The median property value in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN is $87,700, and the homeownership rate is 56.9%. Most people in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Indiana. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Indiana, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Impact on Employment

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Indiana (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Indiana across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Indiana went to Donald J. Trump with 56.9% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (37.8%), followed by Gary Johnson (4.9%). The most partisan county was Daviess County, IN with 79.4% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Todd Young and Mike Braun are the senators currently representing the state of Indiana. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Indiana
56.9% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Indiana
  1. 79.4% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 78.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 76.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Indiana was Daviess County, IN with 79.4% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Indiana colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Indiana

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Todd Young
Senator from Indiana3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017
Mike Braun
Senator from Indiana1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Todd Young and Mike Braun are the senators currently representing Indiana.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Indiana

Indiana is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN is home to a population of 110k people, from which 92.6% are citizens. As of 2018, 13% of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN residents were born outside of the country (14.3k people).

In 2018, there were 1.17 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (33.7k people) in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 28.7k Other (Hispanic) and 26.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are Spanish (29,601 speakers), Arabic (269 speakers), and Polish (238 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    33.7k ± 1.03k
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    28.7k ± 1.63k
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    26.4k ± 997
43.1%
Hispanic Population
47.6k people

In 2018, there were 1.17 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (33.7k people) in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 28.7k Other (Hispanic) and 26.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

43.1% of the people in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are hispanic (47.6k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    29,601 speakers (28.8%)
  2. Arabic
    269 speakers (0.261%)
  3. Polish
    238 speakers (0.231%)

30.7% of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was Spanish. 28.8% of the overall population of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are native Spanish speakers. 0.261% speak Arabic and 0.231% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

13%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
14.3k people
12.2%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
13.6k people

As of 2018, 13% of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN residents (14.3k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was 12.2%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

32
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.7
43
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.2

In 2018, the median age of all people in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was 34.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 32, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 43. But people in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN residents was 33.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    11,485 ± 2,492 people
  2. China
    282 ± 412 people
  3. Philippines
    239 ± 379 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was Mexico, the natal country of 11,485 Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN residents, followed by China with 282 and Philippines with 239.

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Citizenship

92.6%
2018 Citizenship
92.8%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 92.6% of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was 92.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,554 ± 214
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    731 ± 174
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    691 ± 197

Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.13 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN is $41,719. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was Carmel City & Fishers Town (West) PUMA, IN with a value of $109,524, followed by Noblesville City & Fishers Town (East) PUMA, IN and Boone & Hamilton (Northwest) Counties PUMA, IN, with respective values of $92,933 and $84,319.

Males in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN have an average income that is 1.3 times higher than the average income of females, which is $34,848. The income inequality in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN (measured using the Gini index) is 0.41, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN employs 43.6k people. The largest industries in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are Restaurants & Food Services (3,594 people), Elementary & secondary schools (2,613 people), and Construction (2,206 people), and the highest paying industries are Petroleum refining ($90,608), Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($86,911), and Structural metals, & boiler, tank, & shipping container manufacturing ($77,767).

Wages

Median Household Income

$41,719
2018 value
± $1,200
1.54%
1 Year Growth
± 4.14%

Households in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN have a median annual income of $41,719, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $41,088 in 2017, which represents a 1.54% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$45,308
Average Male Salary in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN
± $5,924
$34,848
Average Female Salary in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN
± $5,243

In 2017, full-time male employees in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN made 1.3 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN
  1. American Indian
    $46,808 ± $55,732
  2. White
    $38,145 ± $5,780
  3. Other
    $32,250 ± $5,786

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN workers was American Indian. These workers were paid 1.23 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN.

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Wage Distribution

0.41
2017 Wage GINI in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN
0.399
2016 Wage GINI in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN

In 2017, the income inequality in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was 0.41 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 2.85% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was Carmel City & Fishers Town (West) PUMA, IN with a value of $109,524, followed by Noblesville City & Fishers Town (East) PUMA, IN and Boone & Hamilton (Northwest) Counties PUMA, IN, with respective values of $92,933 and $84,319.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

N/A N/A
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

N/A% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are N/A N/A, followed by N/A N/A and then N/A N/A.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

43.6k
2017 Value
0.449%
1 Year growth
± 0.449%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN grew at a rate of 0.449%, from 43.4k employees to 43.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN, are Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand (1,551 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,386 people), and Cashiers (1,308 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN, by number of employees, are Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand (1,551 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,386 people), and Cashiers (1,308 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN has an unusually high number of residents working as Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, & casters (18.2 times higher than expected), Crane & tower operators (12.4 times), and Model makers, patternmakers, & molding machine setters, metal & plastic (11.4 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN, by average salary, are Software developers, applications & systems software ($89,900), Machinists ($75,162), and Locomotive engineers & operators ($74,421).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

43.6k
2017 Value
0.449%
1 Year growth
± 0.449%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN grew at a rate of 0.449%, from 43.4k employees to 43.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN, are Restaurants & Food Services (3,594 people), Elementary & secondary schools (2,613 people), and Construction (2,206 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN, though some of these residents may live in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (3,594 people), Elementary & secondary schools (2,613 people), and Construction (2,206 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN has an unusually high number of Iron & steel mills & steel product manufacturing (20.1 times higher than expected), Petroleum refining (6.89 times), and Foundries (6.82 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN, by average salary, are Petroleum refining ($90,608), Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($86,911), and Structural metals, & boiler, tank, & shipping container manufacturing ($77,767).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Indiana to other states, or from other states to Indiana.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $69.1B
  2. $42.9B
  3. $39.9B

In 2015, the top outbound Indiana product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $69.1B, followed by Base metals ($42.9B) and Mixed freight ($39.9B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Indiana products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$446B
2015 Value in Indiana
$698B
Projected 2045 Value in Indiana
56.6% growth

In 2015, total outbound Indiana trade was $446B. This is expected to increase 56.6% to $698B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Indiana trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Indiana to other states, or from other states to Indiana.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $39.9B
  2. $32.7B
  3. $31.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Indiana domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $39.9B, followed by Michigan with $32.7B and Illinois and $31.7B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Indiana shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2017, universities in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN awarded 3,016 degrees. The student population of Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN is skewed towards women, with 5,610 male students and 7,593 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are White (1,705 and 61.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (465 and 16.8%), Black or African American (386 and 14%), and Asian (83 and 3%).

The largest universities in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN by number of degrees awarded are Purdue University Northwest (2,475 and 82.1%), Calumet College of Saint Joseph (310 and 10.3%), and Brightwood College-Hammond (231 and 7.66%).

The most popular majors in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are Registered Nursing (845 and 28%), General Business Administration & Management (249 and 8.26%), and Engineering & Industrial Management (131 and 4.34%).

The median tuition costs in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN are $17,650 for private four year colleges, and $6,419 and $15,381 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 96 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 815 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 162 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration with 96 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 2,475 degrees awarded
  2. 310 degrees awarded
  3. 231 degrees awarded
$6,419
Median In-State Public
$17,650
Median Private

In 2017, the Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN institution with the largest number of graduating students was Purdue University Northwest with 2,475 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,101
Degrees Awarded to Men
1,915
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 1,101 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN, which is 0.575 times less than the 1,915 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,705 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    465 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    386 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Lake County (Northwest)--Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN were to White students. These 1,705 degrees mean that there were 3.67 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 465 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was $87,700 in 2018, which is 0.382 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $86,500 to $87,700, a 1.39% increase. The homeownership rate in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN is 56.9%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN have an average commute time of 26.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$87,700
2018 Median
± $1,143
$86,500
2017 Median
± $1,344

In 2018, the median property value in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN grew to to $87,700 from the previous year's value of $86,500.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

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$41,719
Median Household Income
± $1,200
40.3k
Number of Households
± 1,258

In 2018, the median household income of the 40.3k households in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN grew to $41,719 from the previous year's value of $41,088.

The following chart displays the households in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $60k - $75k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

56.9%
2018 Homeownership
55.8%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 56.9% of the housing units in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 55.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

26.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN have a longer commute time (26.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 2.37% of the workforce in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    80.3%
  2. Carpooled
    11.1%
  3. Public Transit
    3.44%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN was Drove Alone (80.3%), followed by those who Carpooled (11.1%) and those who Public Transit (3.44%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Health

86.8% of the population of Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN has health coverage, with 39.7% on employee plans, 26.8% on Medicaid, 10.5% on Medicare, 9.13% on non-group plans, and 0.681% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Indiana was $8,300 in 2014. This is a 4.76% increase from the previous year ($7,923).

Primary care physicians in Indiana see 1505 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.07% increase from the previous year (1489 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1852 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 701 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Jay County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (15.4%). Additionally, Grant County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.1%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Indiana.
1,505 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Indiana

Primary care physicians in Indiana see an average of 1,505 patients per year. This represents a 1.07% increase from the previous year (1,489 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Indiana in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Indiana.
$8,300
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Indiana
$4,078
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$8,285
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,714
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Indiana (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.76%, from $7,923 to $8,300.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

13.2%
Uninsured
39.7%
Employer Coverage
26.8%
Medicaid
10.5%
Medicare
9.13%
Non-Group
0.681%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN N/A by N/A from N/A% to 13.2%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Hammond & East Chicago Cities PUMA, IN changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 15.4% prevalence
  2. 15.1% prevalence
  3. 15% prevalence

Jay County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Indiana, at 15.4%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Indiana by county over multiple years.

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