Whiting, IN has a population of 4,870 people with a median age of 32.8 and a median household income of $51,544. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Whiting, IN declined from 4,905 to 4,870, a 0.71% decrease and its median household income declined from $52,586 to $51,544, a 1.98% decrease.
The population of Whiting, IN is 56.6% White, 37.8% Hispanic, and 3.76% Black. 18.6% of the people in Whiting, IN speak a non-English language, and 96.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Whiting, 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 Whiting, IN is $115,200, and the homeownership rate is 62.6%. Most people in Whiting, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Whiting, IN is 2 cars per household.
Whiting, IN is a census place located in Lake County, IN. It borders East Chicago, IN and Hammond, IN.