Hammond, IN has a population of 78,349 people with a median age of 33.9 and a median household income of $41,685. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Hammond, IN declined from 78,983 to 78,349, a 0.8% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,576 to $41,685, a 5.33% increase.
The population of Hammond, IN is 39.7% White, 35.7% Hispanic, and 21.5% Black. 24.9% of the people in Hammond, IN speak a non-English language, and 93.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hammond, IN are Purdue University-Calumet Campus, with 1,994 graduates, Calumet College of Saint Joseph, with 272 graduates, and Kaplan College-Hammond, with 223 graduates.
The median property value in Hammond, IN is $87,100, and the homeownership rate is 60.5%. Most people in Hammond, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27 minutes. The average car ownership in Hammond, IN is 2 cars per household.
Hammond, IN is a census place located in Lake County, IN. It borders Burnham, IL; Calumet City, IL; Chicago, IL; Lansing, IL; East Chicago, IN; Gary, IN; Highland, IN; Munster, IN; Whiting, IN& 4 more.