IN

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

About Griffith, IN

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

The total City Population for Griffith is about 16,060 with about 801 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 19,583.

The Average Home Value is $135,400.00, which is roughly 11% higher than the Average Home Value of $120,925.00 for the state of Indiana, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $60,531.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,001.00 for the state of Indiana, and roughly 5% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Griffith is about 6.2%.

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

Highland, IN (2.28 mi.)
Schererville, IN (3.40 mi.)
Munster, IN (4.25 mi.)
Hammond, IN (4.25 mi.)
Gary, IN (4.41 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 46319
Latitude : 41.521707
Longitude : -87.422792
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 635 ft.
Area Code(s) : 219

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.54
Male Population Estimate : 45.20%
Female Population Estimate : 48.78%
Median Age : 36.3
Male Median Age : 35.3
Female Median Age : 37.3

White Population Estimate : 74.35%
Black Population Estimate : 15.52%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 12.58%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.98%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.85%
Other Population Estimate : 4.56%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Griffith 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.