IN

National Population : 333,590,059
Indiana State Population : 6,842,150

About Cedar Lake, IN

Cedar Lake, IN is located in Lake County in the state of Indiana.

The total City Population for Cedar Lake is about 13,183 with about 601 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 18,234.

The Average Home Value is $186,300.00, which is roughly 35% higher than the Average Home Value of $120,925.00 for the state of Indiana, and roughly 1% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $68,259.00, which is roughly 19% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,001.00 for the state of Indiana, and roughly 16% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Cedar Lake is about 8.8%.

Indiana is ranked #38 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Lake County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 26.51% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 56.77%
Republican: 41.72%
Libertarian: 1.46%
Green: 0.03%
Other: 0.02%


Nearby Locations

Saint John, IN (5.36 mi.)
Crown Point, IN (5.51 mi.)
Winfield, IN (5.51 mi.)
Lowell, IN (6.61 mi.)
Schererville, IN (7.80 mi.)
Dyer, IN (8.25 mi.)
Merrillville, IN (9.98 mi.)
Griffith, IN (10.72 mi.)
Highland, IN (12.04 mi.)
Munster, IN (12.58 mi.)
Hebron, IN (13.04 mi.)
Hobart, IN (14.04 mi.)
New Chicago, IN (14.04 mi.)
Thayer, IN (15.31 mi.)
Lake Station, IN (15.97 mi.)
Gary, IN (16.40 mi.)
Hammond, IN (16.54 mi.)
Lake Village, IN (17.28 mi.)
East Chicago, IN (17.85 mi.)
Demotte, IN (18.05 mi.)
Portage, IN (19.98 mi.)
Ogden Dunes, IN (19.98 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 46303
Latitude : 41.373628
Longitude : -87.464439
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 743 ft.
Area Code(s) : 219

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.74
Male Population Estimate : 39.51%
Female Population Estimate : 38.20%
Median Age : 36.4
Male Median Age : 36.3
Female Median Age : 36.6

White Population Estimate : 75.16%
Black Population Estimate : 0.56%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.82%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.59%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.56%
Other Population Estimate : 2.05%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Cedar Lake specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lake County: About 16 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lake County: About 395 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lake County is about 75% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 27% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.