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Population in 2012: 79,686 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.0%
 

Males: 38,773  (48.7%)
Females: 40,913  (51.3%)

Median resident age:  33.8 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46323, 46324, 46327, 46394.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,966 (it was $35,528 in 2000)
Hammond:

$36,966
IN:

$46,974
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,074

Hammond city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $88,300 (it was $78,500 in 2000)
Hammond:

$88,300
IN:

$122,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $105,977; Detached houses: $106,532; Townhouses or other attached units: $91,991; In 2-unit structures: $120,476; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $142,248; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $92,950; Mobile homes: $21,741

Median gross rent in 2012: $805.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip codes: 46320, 46323, 46324, 46327.

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  • White alone - 30,509 (38.3%)
  • Hispanic - 27,322 (34.3%)
  • Black alone - 18,504 (23.2%)
  • Two or more races - 1,938 (2.4%)
  • Asian alone - 971 (1.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 312 (0.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 85 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 44 (0.06%)

Races in Hammond detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Hammond: 97.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (10.7%), Irish (9.3%), Polish (8.5%), English (3.6%), Italian (3.2%), United States (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1884

Elevation: 585 feet

Land area: 22.9 square miles.

Population density: 3,483 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Hammond:

  • High school or higher: 78.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 16.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hammond city:

  • Never married: 40.9%
  • Now married: 39.0%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

9,937 residents are foreign born (10.4% Latin America).

This city:  13.0%
Indiana:  4.6%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 114 registered sex offenders living in Hammond, Indiana as of October 21, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Hammond to the number of sex offenders is 699 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,275 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $975 (1.1%)

Hammond satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (18.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: East Chicago, IN (1.6 miles ), Calumet City, IL (1.7 miles ), Burnham, IL (1.9 miles ), Munster, IN (2.0 miles ), Lansing, IL (2.0 miles ), Whiting, IN (2.1 miles ), Highland, IN (2.1 miles ), South Holland, IL (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $66,200
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 1999: 23 buildings, average cost: $122,700
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $130,500
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $117,700
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $117,200
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $124,600
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $194,600
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $192,300
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $188,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $212,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.61 N, Longitude: 87.49 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -31,191 (-39.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 9,313 (29.9%)

Area code: 219

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Crime rates in Hammond by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 2214121410981513111096
per 100,000 27.816.814.317.112.311.210.019.317.014.513.111.17.4
Rapes 37431238323029253730274518
per 100,000 46.751.514.346.439.537.336.432.248.439.435.455.422.2
Robberies 311299273256295279249279232233209184192
per 100,000 392.9358.0324.5312.6363.8346.9312.3359.2303.3306.2274.2226.5237.0
Assaults 530406321360540394294326389467417309449
per 100,000 669.6486.1381.6439.6665.9489.9368.7419.8508.5613.8547.1380.3554.3
Burglaries 1,0168708529949981,0479709941,0209381,0701,032936
per 100,000 1283.61041.71012.81213.71230.71301.81216.41279.91333.41232.81403.91270.31155.4
Thefts 3,4313,4553,2343,0152,8502,7282,6942,3122,3992,3142,3172,3032,143
per 100,000 4334.64136.93844.53681.53514.53391.93378.42977.03136.03041.33040.02834.72645.4
Auto thefts 864799690733799779562534502502494484369
per 100,000 1091.5956.7820.2895.0985.3968.6704.8687.6656.2659.8648.2595.7455.5
Arson 70806663685660505636362129
per 100,000 88.495.878.576.983.969.675.264.473.247.347.225.835.8
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 715.0611.1518.2572.6621.2574.4507.2534.5551.8551.0532.7473.5450.1

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Crime rate in Hammond detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 249 (207 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.56
Indiana average:

1.96

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Hammond, Indiana accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

10.7%
Indiana:

8.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -1,409 (-1.7%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Metal and metal products (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Hammond-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the Hammond city center killed 33 people and injured 500 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.0 miles away from the city center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hammond-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lake County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Charles B. Pierce - Director, Nick Popaditch - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Terry Funk - Professional wrestler, David Wilkerson - Pentecostal evangelist, Dory Funk, Jr. - Professional wrestler, James Baron - Player of football, Mike D. Rogers - Politician, Alberta Darling - Politician, Bartlett Cormack - Screenwriter, Jeremy Jordan (singer) - Actor.


Hospitals/medical centers in Hammond:

  • DAVITA - HAMMOND DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 222 DOUGLAS STREET)
  • FMC - ST MARGARET DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, 5454 HOHMAN AVENUE)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - HAMMOND (Dialysis Facility, 7214 CALUMET AVENUE)
  • ACE PEDIATRIC AND ADULT HOME NURSING AGENCY (Home Health Center, 7026 INDIANAPOLIS BLVD)
  • ALLIANCE HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, 5930 HOHMAN AVE STE 102)
  • LOVING HANDS R ON THE WAY LLC (Home Health Center, 5248 HOHMAN AVE STE 200)
  • ST MARGARET MERCY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, 5454 HOHMAN AVE)
  • ARC BRIDGES, INC (Hospital, 6511 NEBRASKA)
  • BLUE SKIES HOSPICE INCORPORATED (Hospital, 2714 169TH STREET)
  • FRANCISCAN ST MARGARET HEALTH - HAMMOND (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Church, 5454 HOHMAN AVE)
  • IN-PACT INC (Hospital, 6341 FOREST AVENUE)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL-NORTHWEST IN (Hospital, "5454 HOHMAN AVE, 5TH FL")
  • WALNUT CREEK AT HAMMOND (Nursing Home, 1402 E 173RD ST)

Political contributions by individuals in Hammond, IN

Heliports located in Hammond:


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Amtrak station:

HAMMOND-WHITING (1135 CALUMET AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Local government website: www.ci.hammond.in.us

Colleges/Universities in Hammond:

  • Purdue University-Calumet Campus (Full-time enrollment: 6,151; Location: 2200 169th St; Public; Website: www.calumet.purdue.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Kaplan College-Hammond (FT enrollment: 474; Location: 7833 Indianapolis Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: getinfo.kaplancollege.com/KaplanCollegePortal/KaplanCollegeCampuses/Indiana/Hammond/)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Hammond:

  • South Suburban College (about 7 miles; South Holland, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,553)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College (about 9 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 2,346)
  • Indiana University-Northwest (about 9 miles; Gary, IN; FT enrollment: 3,251)
  • Prairie State College (about 10 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 2,252)
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest (about 10 miles; Gary, IN; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Chicago State University (about 10 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,206)
  • Saint Xavier University (about 14 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 2,797)

Public high schools in Hammond:

Private high schools in Hammond:

  • BISHOP NOLL INSTITUTE (Students: 565; Location: 1519 HOFFMAN ST; Grades: 7 - 12)
  • CITY BAPTIST SCHOOLS (Students: 471; Location: 4925 SOHL AVE; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Hammond:

Private elementary/middle schools in Hammond:

  • ST CASIMIR SCHOOL (Students: 236; Location: 4329 CAMERON AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MONTESSORI CHILDRENS SCHOOLHOUSE (Students: 213; Location: 5935 HOHMAN AVE; Grades: PK - 5)
  • ST CATHERINE OF SIENA (Students: 151; Location: 6525 KENTUCKY AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • HAZEL YOUNG ACADEMY (Students: 144; Location: 6947 HOHMAN AVE; Grades: PK - 9)
See full list of schools located in Hammond, School District: SCHOOL CITY OF HAMMOND

Library in Hammond:

  • HAMMOND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,747,089; Location: 564 STATE STREET; 278,274 books; 16,087 audio materials; 11,666 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 401 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Hammond: Kennedy Industrial Park (A), Woodmar Country Club (B), Andrey A Potter Laboratory Building (C), Saint Anns Home (D), Sawyer Branch Hammond Public Library (E), Hammond Civic Center (F), Hammond City Hall (G), Bethany Children's Home (H), Hansen Branch Hammond Public Library (I), Hammond Fire Department Station 8 (J), Hammond Fire Department Station 7 (K), Hammond Fire Department Station 6 (L), Hammond Fire Department Station 5 (M), Hammond Fire Department Station 2 (N), Hammond Fire Department Station 1 (O), Hammond Fire Department Station 4 Central (P), Hammond Public Library (Q), Student Faculty Library Center (R), Millard E Gyte Building (S), Gyte Annex (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Columbia Plaza Shopping Center (1), Interstate Plaza Shopping Center (2), Woodmar Mall Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hammond include: Cline Gardens Church (A), Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Unity Church (C), Assembly of God Church of Hessville (D), Briar East Baptist Church (E), Christ Lutheran Church (F), Church of God (G), Church of God of Prophecy (H), Cline Gardens Christian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Elmwood Cemetery (1), Saint Michaels Cemetery (2), Saint Johns Cemetery (3), Lake Country Cemetery (4), Concordia Cemetery (5), Oak Hill Cemetery (6), Saint Marys Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Wolf Lake (A), Lake George (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hammond include: Irving Park (1), Phrommer Park (2), Harding Park (3), Pulaski Park (4), Harrison Park (5), People's Park (6), State Street Commercial Historic District (7), Glendale Park (8), Conkey Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Little Red School House (Historical Places & Services; 7205 Kennedy Avenue) (1), Calumet Area Literacy Council (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 564 East State Street) (2), Hammond Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 564 East State Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Ramada Inn Conference Center (4141 Calumet Avenue) (1), Fairfield Inn Hammond (7720 Corrine Drive) (2), Residence Inn by Marriott (7740 Corinne Drive) (3), Lasalle Hotel Inc (5266 South Hohman Avenue) (4), Amerihost Inn - Hammond (7813 Inpolis Boulevard) (5), Best Western Northwest Indiana (3830 179th Street) (6), Dynasty Banquets (4141 South Calumet Avenue) (7), Motel 6 (3840 179th Street) (8), Ramada Inn & Conference Center (4141 South Calumet Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Lake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  Pb  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 27.8. This is about average.
City:

27.8
U.S.:

32.0
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0155. This is significantly better than average. There were 49 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.0155
U.S.:

0.0222
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.271. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.271
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.97. This is better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

1.97
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 17.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.8
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 22.1. This is better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

22.1
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.7. This is about average. There were 40 monitors within city limits.
City:

21.7
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.51. This is about average. There were 36 monitors within city limits.
City:

8.51
U.S.:

9.59

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hammond that have no violations reported:

  • HAMMOND WATER WORKS DEPARTMENT (Population served: 87600, Primary Water Source Type: Surface_water)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 25.8%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.4% for Black residents, 27.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.3% for other race residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.2%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.1%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Hammond, IN

People in group quarters in Hammond in 2010:

  • 561 people in college/university student housing
  • 193 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 71 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 59 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 42 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 29 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 6 people in federal detention centers
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Hammond in 2000:

  • 228 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 116 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 16 people in other group homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Hammond compared to Indiana state average:

Hammond, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Hammond (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Woodmar Branch, Calumet Avenue Branch, Hammond In Facility, Nammon Sibley Branch, Www.Mercantileweb.com Branch, Briar East Branch. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • First Midwest Bank: Columbia Branch, Hammond Calumet Branch, Mobile Branch #1 Branch, Hessville Branch, Downtown Auto Bank Branch. Info updated 2011/12/22: Bank assets: $7,848.0 mil, Deposits: $6,529.2 mil, headquarters in Itasca, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 100 total offices, Holding Company: First Midwest Bancorp, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Northside Branch, Hessville Branch, Harrison Park Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Fifth Third Bank: Hammond Bank Mart Branch at 115 E. Sibley Street, branch established on 2010/11/22; Hammond Branch at 1716 165th St., branch established on 2007/11/13. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • American Savings, FSB: Hammond Branch at 4521 Hohman Avenue, branch established on 1910/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $179.1 mil, Deposits: $155.9 mil, headquarters in Munster, IN, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • First Financial Bank, National Association: Hammond Branch at 2635 169th Street, branch established on 1983/06/06. Info updated 2009/09/21: Bank assets: $6,663.4 mil, Deposits: $5,754.9 mil, headquarters in Hamilton, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 101 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Bancorp
  • Horizon Bank, National Association: Lakefront Branch at 1349 Calumet Avenue, branch established on 1991/08/08. Info updated 2010/06/29: Bank assets: $1,546.9 mil, Deposits: $1,018.1 mil, headquarters in Michigan City, IN, positive income, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Horizon Bancorp
  • First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Hammond: First Federal Savings And Loan Assoc at 130 Rimbach Street, branch established on 1934/06/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $50.8 mil, Deposits: $44.2 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Centier Bank: Hammond In Hohman Avenue Branch at 5433 Hohman Avenue, branch established on 2011/04/29. Info updated 2011/02/16: Bank assets: $2,123.9 mil, Deposits: $1,840.9 mil, headquarters in Whiting, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 47 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancshares, Inc.
  • 4 other banks with 4 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hammond, Indiana:

  • Super 8 Motel, 4111 Calumet Ave, Hammond, IN 46320 , Phone: (219) 932-8888, Fax: (219) 932-1615
  • Super 8 Motel, 3844 179TH St, Hammond, IN 46323 , Phone: (219) 932-8888, Fax: (219) 844-5827
  • Ramada Inn Hammond, 4141 Calumet Ave, Hammond, IN 46327 , Phone: (219) 933-0500
  • Quality Inn, 4000 Calumet Ave, Hammond, IN 46320 , Phone: (219) 931-0900, Fax: (219) 937-6373
  • Motel 6, 3840 179TH St, Hammond, IN 46324 , Phone: (219) 845-8330
  • Inn Of Hammond, 7813 Indianapolis Blvd, Hammond, IN 46324 , Phone: (219) 845-4678, Fax: (219) 845-4074
  • Ramada Inn & Conference CTR, 4125-41 Calumet Ave, Hammond, IN 46320 , Phone: (219) 933-0500
  • Fairfield Inn-chicago Se/hammond, 7720 Corinne Dr, Hammond, IN 46323 , Phone: (219) 845-6950, Fax: (219) 845-7655
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hammond, Indiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Hammond travel time to work - commute


Hammond mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

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Religion statistics for Hammond city (based on Lake County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.80%
Here44.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents59.2%5.0%4.3%3.6%2.9%
Congregations17.1%8.7%6.1%6.4%5.5%
NameGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents2.0%2.0%1.9%1.8%17.4%
Congregations0.9%3.5%3.8%2.6%45.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 82
This county:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Lake County:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
Lake County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 175
This county:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 288
Lake County:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.8%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

32.3%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lake County:

11.7%
State:

14.3%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 11$33,358$36,3911$531
Other Government Administration 52$124,934$28,8316$3,981
Judicial and Legal 20$62,455$37,4738$5,863
Police Protection - Officers 202$1,100,072$65,3510$0
Police - Other 52$72,159$16,65270$33,403
Firefighters 181$815,509$54,0670$0
Fire - Other 3$7,709$30,8363$1,957
Correction 4$14,836$44,5083$2,322
Streets and Highways 51$148,909$35,0372$2,227
Health 19$38,856$24,5410$0
Solid Waste Management 51$139,726$32,8773$1,773
Sewerage 109$340,163$37,4491$1,694
Parks and Recreation 57$153,131$32,23824$10,229
Housing and Community Development(Local) 25$75,334$36,1601$1,470
Transit 3$8,484$33,9363$2,606
Other and Unallocable 54$158,908$35,3134$4,503
Totals for Government 894$3,294,543$44,222129$72,559

Hammond government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,874,000 ($23.52)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000,000 ($12.55)
    Police Protection: $806,000 ($10.11)
    General - Other: $746,000 ($9.36)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $437,000 ($5.48)
    Corrections - Other: $11,000 ($0.14)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $39,375,000 ($494.13)
    Police Protection: $19,052,000 ($239.09)
    Local Fire Protection: $13,767,000 ($172.77)
    Sewerage: $11,908,000 ($149.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,269,000 ($91.22)
    Water Utilities: $6,485,000 ($81.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,567,000 ($57.31)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,252,000 ($53.36)
    Regular Highways: $3,805,000 ($47.75)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $3,214,000 ($40.33)
    Transit Utilities: $2,182,000 ($27.38)
    Central Staff Services: $1,354,000 ($16.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,033,000 ($12.96)
    Health - Other: $993,000 ($12.46)
    Financial Administration: $575,000 ($7.22)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $489,000 ($6.14)
    General Public Buildings: $282,000 ($3.54)
    Natural Resources - Other: $269,000 ($3.38)
    Public Welfare - Other: $221,000 ($2.77)
    Corrections - Other: $174,000 ($2.18)
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $5,301,000 ($66.52)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $303,000 ($3.80)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,723,000 ($21.62)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $1,905,000 ($23.91)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $109,000 ($1.37)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $31,000 ($0.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $18,821,000 ($236.19)
    Water Utilities: $816,000 ($10.24)
    General - Other: $345,000 ($4.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($0.29)
    Sewerage: $21,000 ($0.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($0.19)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($0.06)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.01)
    General Public Building: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $57,743,000 ($724.63)

Hammond government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $11,401,000 ($143.07)
    All Other: $3,042,000 ($38.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,534,000 ($31.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,664,000 ($20.88)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $207,000 ($2.60)
  • Employee Retirement - From Parent Local Government: $3,142,000 ($39.43)
    From Other Governments: $2,950,000 ($37.02)
    Local Employee Contribution: $8,000 ($0.10)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $5,264,000 ($66.06)
    Sewerage: $162,000 ($2.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,617,000 ($20.29)
    All Other: $1,010,000 ($12.67)
    Highways: $918,000 ($11.52)
    Transit Utilities: $634,000 ($7.96)
    Housing and Community Development: $175,000 ($2.20)
    Public Welfare: $6,000 ($0.08)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $6,335,000 ($79.50)
    Sale of Property: $3,164,000 ($39.71)
    Interest Earnings: $1,513,000 ($18.99)
    Fines and Forfeits: $442,000 ($5.55)
    Rents: $148,000 ($1.86)
    Donations From Private Sources: $30,000 ($0.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $8,123,000 ($101.94)
    Transit Utilities: $421,000 ($5.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $56,554,000 ($709.71)
    Highways: $3,131,000 ($39.29)
    All Other: $631,000 ($7.92)
    Transit Utilities: $436,000 ($5.47)
    Public Welfare: $160,000 ($2.01)
    Health and Hospitals: $63,000 ($0.79)
  • Tax - Property: $45,548,000 ($571.59)
    NEC: $3,880,000 ($48.69)
    Other License: $1,197,000 ($15.02)
    Public Utilities Sales: $565,000 ($7.09)

Hammond government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $89,058,000 ($1117.61)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $78,321,000 ($982.87)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,000,000 ($250.99)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,263,000 ($116.24)

Hammond government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,157,000 ($503.94)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,000 ($0.83)

5.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,815 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Indiana average:

6.54%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($200 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.05%
Indiana average:

0.10%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Cook County, IL  2.28% ($39,640 average AGI)
from Porter County, IN  0.62% ($34,915)
from Will County, IL  0.19% ($56,174)


5.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,894 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
Indiana average:

6.56%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($174 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.03%
Indiana average:

0.03%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Cook County, IL  1.06% ($33,307 average AGI)
to Porter County, IN  1.03% ($43,404)
to Marion County, IN  0.30% ($20,343)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hammond:

  • WJOB (1230 AM; 1 kW; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: ST. GEORGE BROADCASTING, LLC, ROBERT J. MACCINI, RECEIVER)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3 kW; OAK LAWN, IL; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNDZ (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PORTAGE, IN; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hammond:

  • WPWX (92.3 FM; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WYCA (106.3 FM; LANSING, IL; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WNND (100.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF CHICAGO)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Hammond:

  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WOCH-LP (Channel 28; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-28, L.L.C.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W18AT (Channel 18; GARY, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W24AW (Channel 24; VALPARAISO, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W54BK (Channel 54; CHESTERTON, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Hammond fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 148
Total length: 1,434 meters (4,705ft)
Total costs: $22,198,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,179,918
Total average daily truck traffic: 742,904

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 3
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 63
  • 1960-1969: 15
  • 1970-1979: 2
  • 1980-1989: 10
  • 1990-1999: 35
  • 2000-2009: 19
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hammond, IN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hammond)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 90 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Hammond, IN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 164 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hammond)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hammond)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 19 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED284$92,536126$65,122711$86,47386$28,65225$711,12097$58,9880$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED17$109,54013$73,65499$104,92313$17,8400$09$85,5560$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED83$97,82849$66,974577$96,143129$30,1074$1,388,00048$65,3381$15,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN29$95,61914$67,143260$99,96319$48,0350$017$72,7650$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$91,37514$86,50098$93,22914$37,6400$07$68,8570$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 19 tracts in Hammond, IN

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 19 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED30$64,68621$110,8811$36,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$107,36314$95,0714$62,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$72,90011$94,7270$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$90,5002$88,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$33,0001$67,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 234
  • Hazardous Condition: 38
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Hammond


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hammond, IN

Most common first names in Hammond, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John84673.0 years
Mary67777.5 years
William50371.8 years
James43367.6 years
Joseph42173.5 years
Helen36978.1 years
Robert35967.7 years
Charles35071.8 years
Frank32774.3 years
George32573.3 years
Most common last names in Hammond, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith19870.8 years
Williams11571.1 years
Johnson11171.2 years
Brown10070.1 years
Jones9867.8 years
Miller9374.9 years
White7473.6 years
Anderson7273.5 years
Davis7076.0 years
Wilson6973.7 years
Businesses in Hammond, IN
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Ace Hardware1McDonald's4
AutoZone3Motel 61
Baskin-Robbins2New Balance3
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Payless1
CVS1Penske1
Carson Pirie Scott1Pizza Hut1
Cracker Barrel1Popeyes1
Cricket Wireless3RadioShack1
Curves1Ramada1
Dairy Queen1Sprint Nextel1
Domino's Pizza1Subway4
Dunkin Donuts4Super 81
FedEx10T-Mobile3
GameStop1Taco Bell2
Goodwill1True Value1
H&R Block4U-Haul4
Home Depot1UPS9
KFC2Walgreens2
Kroger1Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's2
Long John Silver's1White Castle3
Marriott3YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Hammond, IN


Hammond on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Metal and metal products (population 50,000+)"
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  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Rail transportation (population 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Recyclable material merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Petroleum and coal products (population 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most fatal accidents per 100,000 population from 1975 to 2008 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the highest real estate taxes percentage in 2005"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest temperature differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers in 2006 per 1000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of murders to rapes between 2001 and 2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average snowfall in a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest unemployment in 2009 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest unemployment growth from 2000 to 2009 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the greatest earthquake activity (pop 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest local government total salary and wages expenses per resident in 2004 in $ (population 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Personal and laundry services (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 (46394) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Slovak first ancestries"
  • #31 (46394) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Croatian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #31 (46394) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Serbian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #51 (46394) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Czechoslovakian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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