In 2019, Hammond, IN had a population of 76.5k people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $46,406. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Hammond, IN declined from 77,071 to 76,547, a −0.68% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,926 to $46,406, a 3.29% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hammond, IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (36.8%), Other (Hispanic) (22.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (22%), White (Hispanic) (12.8%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.81%). 0% of the households in Hammond, IN speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93.1% of the residents in Hammond, IN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hammond, IN are Purdue University Northwest (2,516 degrees awarded in 2019), Calumet College of Saint Joseph (238 degrees), and Lil Lou's Beauty and Barber College-Hammond (1 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Hammond, IN was $91,700, and the homeownership rate was 60.6%. Most people in Hammond, IN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Hammond, IN was 2 cars per household.