IN

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

About Michigan City, IN

Michigan City, IN is located in La Porte County in the state of Indiana.

The total City Population for Michigan City is about 46,914 with about 608 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 65,058.

The Average Home Value is $108,800.00, which is roughly 10% lower than the Average Home Value of $120,925.00 for the state of Indiana, and roughly 42% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,816.00, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,001.00 for the state of Indiana, and roughly 24% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Michigan City is about 10.8%.

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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Nearby Locations

La Porte, IN (9.38 mi.)
Laporte, IN (9.38 mi.)
Dune Acres, IN (10.60 mi.)
Burns Harbor, IN (10.60 mi.)
Porter, IN (10.60 mi.)
Chesterton, IN (10.60 mi.)
Westville, IN (11.07 mi.)
Otis, IN (11.07 mi.)
Rolling Pr, IN (13.25 mi.)
Union Mills, IN (16.71 mi.)
Mill Creek, IN (18.01 mi.)
Portage, IN (18.17 mi.)
Ogden Dunes, IN (18.17 mi.)
Valparaiso, IN (18.67 mi.)
Wanatah, IN (18.97 mi.)
Valpo, IN (19.21 mi.)
New Carlisle, IN (19.76 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 46360
Latitude : 41.679644
Longitude : -86.868234
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 664 ft.
Area Code(s) : 219

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.37
Male Population Estimate : 47.49%
Female Population Estimate : 45.50%
Median Age : 40.2
Male Median Age : 38.6
Female Median Age : 42.2

White Population Estimate : 70.27%
Black Population Estimate : 21.77%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.69%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.91%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.94%
Other Population Estimate : 2.09%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Michigan City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for La Porte County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for La Porte County: About 302 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

La Porte County is about 22% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 5% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.