Merrillville, IN has a population of 35,268 people with a median age of 38 and a median household income of $52,428. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Merrillville, IN declined from 35,322 to 35,268, a 0.15% decrease and its median household income declined from $52,810 to $52,428, a 0.72% decrease.
The population of Merrillville, IN is 45.4% Black, 36.4% White, and 14% Hispanic. 10.3% of the people in Merrillville, IN speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Merrillville, IN are Brown Mackie College-Merrillville, with 193 graduates, ITT Technical Institute-Merrillville, with 123 graduates, and Success Schools, with 80 graduates.
The median property value in Merrillville, IN is $127,400, and the homeownership rate is 63.1%. Most people in Merrillville, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Merrillville, IN is 2 cars per household.
Merrillville, IN is a census place located in Lake County, IN. It borders Crown Point, IN; Gary, IN; Griffith, IN; Hobart, IN; Schererville, IN; and Winfield, IN& 1 more.