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Total population: 16,291 (All urban)

Griffith,IN index of house prices


Houses: 6,985 (6,723 occupied: 4,495 owner occupied, 2,228 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

30%

Housing density: 974 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $137,530.


Median contract rent in 2009: $661 (lower quartile is $572, upper quartile is $758)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $695


Median gross rent in Griffith, IN in 2009: $751


Housing units in Griffith with a mortgage: 3,235 (406 second mortgage, 410 home equity loan, 18 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,127


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $71,083


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $46,076


Median monthly housing costs: $944





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Griffith, Indiana Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $141,260 (it was $108,500 in 2000)
Griffith:

$141,260
Indiana:

$123,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $113,252 - $173,346

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $158,252
Here:

$158,252
State:

$155,412

Townhouses or other attached units: $112,412
Here:

$112,412
State:

$141,472

In 2-unit structures: $83,944
Here:

$83,944
State:

$103,490

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $504,457
Here:

$504,457
State:

$131,334

Mobile homes: $454,300
Here:

$454,300
State:

$33,761

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,322
  • In family households: 14,991 (3,539 male householders, 1,201 female householders)
    3,703 spouses, 5,456 children (5,183 natural, 100 adopted, 173 stepchildren), 399 grandchildren, 86 brothers or sisters, 99 parents, 214 other relatives, 294 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,331 (929 male householders (771 living alone)), 1,052 female householders (912 living alone)), 350 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 10 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,864 2-persons, 1,171 3-persons, 1,033 4-persons, 482 5-persons, 125 6-persons, 65 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,683 1-person, 261 2-persons, 24 3-persons, 9 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

3,118 married couples with children.
923 single-parent households (188 men, 735 women).

91.7% of residents of Griffith speak English at home.
5.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (82% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 533 (3.1%)
(62.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Griffith, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 23
  • 3 rooms: 69
  • 4 rooms: 208
  • 5 rooms: 1,395
  • 6 rooms: 1,203
  • 7 rooms: 780
  • 8 rooms: 454
  • 9 or more rooms: 363
  • 1 room: 47
  • 2 rooms: 147
  • 3 rooms: 312
  • 4 rooms: 928
  • 5 rooms: 596
  • 6 rooms: 132
  • 7 rooms: 49
  • 8 rooms: 8
  • 9 or more rooms: 9
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Griffith, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 89
  • 2 bedrooms: 543
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,926
  • 4 bedrooms: 829
  • 5+ bedrooms: 108
  • no bedroom: 56
  • 1 bedroom: 617
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,179
  • 3 bedrooms: 332
  • 4 bedrooms: 44
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Griffith, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 116
  • 1 vehicle: 1,082
  • 2 vehicles: 2,106
  • 3 vehicles: 902
  • 4 vehicles: 228
  • 5+ vehicles: 61
  • no vehicle: 226
  • 1 vehicle: 1,236
  • 2 vehicles: 660
  • 3 vehicles: 97
  • 4 vehicles: 9
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 74
  • 2000 to 2004: 93
  • 1990 to 1999: 673
  • 1980 to 1989: 609
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,169
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,759
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,317
  • 1940 to 1949: 593
  • 1939 or earlier: 440

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Griffith, IN house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Griffith, IN:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 0
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 0
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 2
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 6
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 0
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 8
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 11
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 12
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 71
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 124
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 876
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 1233
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 830
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 450
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 339
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 160
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 78
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 18
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 6
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Griffith rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Griffith:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 82
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 30
  • $350 to $399: 10
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 26
  • $500 to $549: 42
  • $550 to $599: 105
  • $600 to $649: 226
  • $650 to $699: 179
  • $700 to $749: 232
  • $750 to $799: 182
  • $800 to $899: 378
  • $900 to $999: 147
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 141
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 32
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 23
  • $2,000 or more: 38
  • No cash rent: 32
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 99
  • 1990 to 1994: 62
  • 1985 to 1989: 37
  • 1980 to 1984: 38
  • 1975 to 1979: 35
  • 1970 to 1974: 26
  • 1970 to 1974: 48
  • 1965 to 1969: 188


Griffith, IN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 70.4%
Number of people working at home: 135 (1.5% of all workers)


Griffith commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 334
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1002
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1075
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1227
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1686
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 505
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1107
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 90
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 162
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 479
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 819
  • 90 or more minutes: 343
 


Griffith mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 7,669 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 682 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 28 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 16 (0%)
  • Railroad: 245 (3%)
  • Taxi: 9 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 21 (0%)
  • Walked: 125 (1%)
  • Other means: 34 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 135 (2%)
 


Griffith, IN household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 309
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 255
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 437
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 249
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 405
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 478
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 486
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 360
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 378
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 849
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 909
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 970
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 349
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 128
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 124
  • $200,000 or more: 35
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 3203
 German: 2847
 Polish: 1810
 Irish: 1210
 United States or American: 742
 English: 697
 Italian: 629
 Dutch: 359
 Croatian: 308
 Hungarian: 308
 Slovak: 276
 French (except Basque): 219
 Swedish: 216
 Scotch-Irish: 177
 Scottish: 137
 Greek: 116
 British: 108
 French Canadian: 102
 Norwegian: 101
 Romanian: 86
 Serbian: 76
 European: 62
 Welsh: 56
 Canadian: 52
 Russian: 50
 Northern European: 46
 Czech: 44
 Czechoslovakian: 37
 Ukrainian: 30
 Lithuanian: 29
 Yugoslavian: 27
 Belgian: 22
 Macedonian: 21
 Bulgarian: 17
 Finnish: 16
 Swiss: 16
 Austrian: 15
 Subsaharan African:: 11
 African: 11
 Armenian: 9
 Turkish: 9
 Danish: 8
 Pennsylvania German: 8
 Eastern European: 7


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Mexico (31%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • Poland (7%)
  • Other Eastern Europe (5%)
  • Vietnam (5%)
  • Canada (5%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 11661
  • Northeast: 470
  • Midwest: 3374
  • South: 1067
  • West: 173

65% of Griffith residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 71% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 21% lived in Indiana.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 25
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 29
  • 5th and 6th grade: 17
  • 7th and 8th grade: 108
  • 9th grade: 54
  • 10th grade: 110
  • 11th grade: 89
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 139
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,352
  • Less than 1 year of college: 471
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 989
  • Associate degree: 258
  • Bachelor's degree: 594
  • Master's degree: 126
  • Professional school degree: 22
  • Doctorate degree: 10

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 42
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 17
  • 5th and 6th grade: 13
  • 7th and 8th grade: 58
  • 9th grade: 97
  • 10th grade: 150
  • 11th grade: 118
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 166
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,462
  • Less than 1 year of college: 375
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 882
  • Associate degree: 545
  • Bachelor's degree: 717
  • Master's degree: 204
  • Professional school degree: 28
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.9%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.7%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 19.5%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 15.2%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 5.8%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 2.8%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $57,461
  • Black householders: $35,877
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $29,307
  • Asian householders: $76,815
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $76,646
  • Some other race householders: $59,405
  • Two or more races householders: $34,028
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $61,039
Griffith household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Griffith household income for Black householders
Griffith household income for Asian householders
Griffith household income for Some other race householders
Griffith household income for Two or more races householders
Griffith household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Griffith marital status for males
Griffith marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $141,650
  • Black or African American householders: $128,891
  • Asian householders: $123,683
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $110,664
  • Some other race householders: $150,373
  • Two or more races householders: $123,683
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $142,692

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,643
  • One, attached: 81
  • Two: 135
  • 3 or 4: 271
  • 5 to 9: 252
  • 10 to 19: 1,053
  • 20 to 49: 476
  • 50 or more: 64
  • Mobile homes: 10

Median worth of mobile homes: $315,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Griffith:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Griffith
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (96.9%)
  • Electricity (2.3%)
  • Utility gas (64.9%)
  • Electricity (25.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.4%)
  • Other fuel (2.7%)
  • No fuel used (2.5%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 306
Here:

14.8%
Indiana:

11.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 82
Here:

7.7%
Indiana:

8.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 199
Here:

22.7%
Indiana:

23.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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