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Demographics Analysis

The people of Whiting City, Indiana give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 269

5 to 9 years : 219

10 to 14 years : 132

15 to 17 years : 145

18 and 19 years : 41

20 years : 59

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 49

25 to 29 years : 93

30 to 34 years : 110

35 to 39 years : 129

40 to 44 years : 207

45 to 49 years : 186

50 to 54 years : 68

55 to 59 years : 147

60 and 61 years : 38

62 to 64 years : 64

65 and 66 years : 36

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 103

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 49

85 years and over : 61

Female:

Under 5 years : 142

5 to 9 years : 126

10 to 14 years : 175

15 to 17 years : 94

18 and 19 years : 77

20 years : 21

21 years : 48

22 to 24 years : 181

25 to 29 years : 217

30 to 34 years : 112

35 to 39 years : 178

40 to 44 years : 194

45 to 49 years : 158

50 to 54 years : 121

55 to 59 years : 114

60 and 61 years : 81

62 to 64 years : 57

65 and 66 years : 37

67 to 69 years : 62

70 to 74 years : 100

75 to 79 years : 100

80 to 84 years : 106

85 years and over : 13


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,753

Multiple ancestry : 1,644

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 43

Ancestry not reported : 345


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Whiting City, Indiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,292

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 10

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 13

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 383

Not a U.S. citizen : 87


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 411

5 to 17 years : 891

18 to 24 years : 481

25 to 34 years : 532

35 to 44 years : 708

45 to 54 years : 533

55 to 59 years : 261

60 and 61 years : 119

62 to 64 years : 121

65 to 74 years : 371

75 years and over : 357

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 293

5 to 17 years : 554

18 to 24 years : 210

25 to 34 years : 270

35 to 44 years : 288

45 to 54 years : 320

55 to 59 years : 66

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 81

65 to 74 years : 141

75 years and over : 228

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 118

5 to 17 years : 324

18 to 24 years : 213

25 to 34 years : 218

35 to 44 years : 281

45 to 54 years : 117

55 to 59 years : 169

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 182

75 years and over : 85

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 13

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 13

18 to 24 years : 58

25 to 34 years : 31

35 to 44 years : 129

45 to 54 years : 96

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 48

75 years and over : 44


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,186

Female : 1,329

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 849

Female : 928

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 23

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 213

Female : 257


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Born in state of residence : 2,058

Born in other state in the United States : 1,141

Native: born outside the United States : 10

Foreign born : 179


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 724

Now married, except separated : 668

Divorced : 169

Separated : 56

Widowed : 202

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 560

Now married, except separated : 464

Divorced : 160

Separated : 53

Widowed : 186

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 50

Now married, except separated : 332

Divorced : 40

Separated : 9

Widowed : 26


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Speak only English : 3,395

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 571

Speak English less than "very well" : 232

German:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 24

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 56

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 18

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 9


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Whiting City, Indiana

  • Other Groups: 1,516   (24.1%)
  • Slovak: 926   (14.7%)
  • Polish: 879   (14.0%)
  • Irish: 829   (13.2%)
  • German: 590   (9.4%)
  • English: 297   (4.7%)
  • Italian: 265   (4.2%)
  • Croatian: 189   (3.0%)
  • Hungarian: 118   (1.9%)
  • Swedish: 77   (1.2%)
  • United States Or American: 65   (1.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 61   (1.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 58   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 44   (0.7%)
  • Serbian: 38   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 37   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 34   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 31   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 28   (0.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 25   (0.4%)
  • Slovene: 25   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Slavic: 17   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 16   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 15   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 12   (0.2%)
  • European: 10   (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 9   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 8   (0.1%)
  • Macedonian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 8   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 7   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Turkish: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Whiting City, Indiana is 4,785



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Whiting City, Indiana: 2,271
Female Population in Whiting City, Indiana: 2,514


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Whiting City, Indiana: 35.5
Median Female Resident Age in Whiting City, Indiana: 37.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Indiana is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Whiting City, Indiana


White


Both sexes

38.4

Male

37.6

Female

39.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.4

Male

27.0

Female

22.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.2

Male

29.5

Female

27.5

Asian


Both sexes

40.3

Male

37.5

Female

40.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

27.3

Male

26.9

Female

27.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.0

Male

14.0

Female

16.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.6

Male

24.6

Female

26.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.8

Male

43.6

Female

45.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Whiting City, Indiana


  • White: 3,388
  • African American: 163
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,065
  • Two or More Races: 169



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Whiting City, Indiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Whiting City, Indiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 27   (1.65%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 31   (1.89%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 50   (3.05%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 60   (3.67%)
  • 9th Grade: 33   (2.02%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (0.86%)
  • 11th Grade: 55   (3.36%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 43   (2.63%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 606   (37.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 138   (8.43%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 241   (14.72%)
  • Associate Degree: 51   (3.12%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 173   (10.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 76   (4.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 33   (2.02%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.37%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 18   (1.03%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.34%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 59   (3.38%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 63   (3.61%)
  • 9th Grade: 58   (3.32%)
  • 10th Grade: 67   (3.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 41   (2.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 79   (4.53%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 706   (40.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 137   (7.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 196   (11.23%)
  • Associate Degree: 70   (4.01%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 173   (9.91%)
  • Master's Degree: 52   (2.98%)
  • Professional School Degree: 20   (1.15%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Whiting City, Indiana

  • Whiting School City


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1500 Center St, Whiting, IN 46394, Phone: (219) 659-0656, Students: 850 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Whiting City, Indiana

  • George Rogers Clark Md/hs


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1921 Davis Ave, Whiting, IN 46394, Phone: (219) 659-3522, Students: 1,609 )

  • Nathan Hale Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1831 Oliver St, Whiting, IN 46394, Phone: (219) 659-0738, Students: 398 )

  • Benjamin Franklin Elem Sch


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1000 116th St, Whiting, IN 46394, Phone: (219) 659-1241, Students: 320 )

  • Whiting Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1800 New York Ave, Whiting, IN 46394, Phone: (219) 473-1344, Students: 198 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Whiting City, Indiana

  • Whiting High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1751 Oliver St, Whiting, IN 46394, Phone: (219) 659-0255, Students: 254 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Whiting City, Indiana

  • Calumet College Of Saint Joseph


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 1,238; Location: 400 New York Ave, Whiting, IN 46394, Web: http://www.ccsj.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Whiting City, Indiana

  • St John The Baptist Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1844 Lincoln Avenue, Whiting, IN 46394, Phone: (219) 659-3042, Students: 428 )

Academic Libraries In Whiting City, Indiana

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Whiting City, Indiana

  • Whiting Public Library


    1735 Oliver Street, Whiting, IN 46394

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Whiting City, Indiana


  • Whiting-robertsdale Historical Society Inc


    1610 119th Street, Whiting, IN 46394

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Whiting City, Indiana affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Whiting City, Indiana.

Area Features of Whiting City, Indiana


Bar


(1) Calumet Bar  

Building


(1) British Petroleum Products - North America Whiting Fire Station   (2) Hammond Fire Department Station 2   (3) Us Steel - East Chicago Tin Fire Brigade   (4) Whiting Fire Department   (5) Whiting Police Department  

Church


(1) First Baptist Church Of Whiting   (2) First Church Of Christ   (3) Hungarian Reformed Church   (4) Plymouth Congregational Church   (5) Sacred Heart Church   (6) Saint John Lutheran Church   (7) Saint John The Baptist Catholic Church   (8) Saint Mary S Byzantine Church   (9) Saint Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church   (10) Whiting Baptist Church   (11) Whiting Church Of The Nazarene   (12) Whiting United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Whiting  

Harbor


(1) Calumet Harbor  

Lake


(1) Lake George   (2) Wolf Lake  

Locale


(1) Calumet Harbor Breakwater South End Light   (2) Calumet Harbor Entrance South Side Light   (3) Calumet Harbor Light   (4) Hammond Intake Crib Light   (5) Hammond Water Filtration Plant   (6) Indiana Harbor Light 2   (7) Whiting Robertsdale Boat Club  

Park


(1) Forsyth Park   (2) G R Clark Athletic Field   (3) Lakefront Park   (4) Whiting Park   (5) Wolf Lake Park  

Populated Place


(1) Robertsdale   (2) Whiting  

Post Office


(1) Whiting Post Office  

School


(1) Benjamin Franklin Elementary School   (2) Calumet College Of Saint Joseph   (3) George Rogers Clark Middle - High School   (4) Nathan Hale Elementary School   (5) Sacred Heart School   (6) Saint Adalherts School   (7) Saint John The Baptist School   (8) Saint Mary School   (9) South Side School Historical   (10) Whiting Junior-senior High School  

Tower


(1) Wcae-tv Saint John   (2) Wopa-am Chicago   (3) Wssd-fm Chicago  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Whiting City, Indiana

46394 (pop. 12,728)


Cities Nearby Whiting City, Indiana

East Chicago City, IN  (pop. 29,413) 3.0 Miles
Hammond City, IN  (pop. 79,562) 4.5 Miles
North Township, IN  (pop. 160,713) 5.1 Miles
County Subdivisions Not Defined, IN  (pop. 0) 6.8 Miles
Munster Town, IN  (pop. 23,921) 8.6 Miles
Highland Town, IN  (pop. 23,433) 8.9 Miles
Calumet Township, IN  (pop. 102,785) 9.9 Miles
Gary City, IN  (pop. 78,991) 10.0 Miles
Griffith Town, IN  (pop. 16,354) 10.6 Miles
Dyer Town, IN  (pop. 15,528) 12.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Whiting City, Indiana

219



Elevation in Whiting City, Indiana is 591.0 ft. (180.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Whiting City, Indiana

Lat: 41.676027 N        Long: -87.490460 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Whiting City, Indiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Indiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
  Total Electric Industry 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
  Total Electric Industry 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
  Total Electric Industry 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
  Total Electric Industry 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
  Total Electric Industry 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Whiting City, Indiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 51   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 54   (2.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 127   (6.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 164   (8.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 212   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 244   (12.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 239   (12.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 188   (9.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 86   (4.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 80   (4.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 47   (2.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 50   (2.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 163   (8.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 216   (11.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,400

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 170

In 3-person carpool : 9

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 34

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 17

Railroad : 5

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 8

Walked : 165

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 61


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 184

5 to 9 minutes : 336

10 to 14 minutes : 380

15 to 19 minutes : 140

20 to 24 minutes : 109

25 to 29 minutes : 11

30 to 34 minutes : 224

35 to 39 minutes : 22

40 to 44 minutes : 50

45 to 59 minutes : 217

60 to 89 minutes : 95

90 or more minutes : 40


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Whiting City, Indiana)

With Social Security income : 655

No Social Security income : 1,115


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Whiting City, Indiana)

With retirement income : 550

No retirement income : 1,220


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 27

$10,000 to $14,999 : 83

$15,000 to $19,999 : 112

$20,000 to $24,999 : 56

$25,000 to $29,999 : 53

$30,000 to $34,999 : 51

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $44,999 : 69

$45,000 to $49,999 : 62

$50,000 to $59,999 : 35

$60,000 to $74,999 : 107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 229

$100,000 to $124,999 : 103

$125,000 to $149,999 : 117

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $59,375


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Whiting City, Indiana

  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50.0 kW; Westmont, IL; Owner: Sports Radio Chicago, Llc)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3.0 kW; Calumet Park, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WRTO (1200 AM; 10.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wlxx-am License Corp.)
  • WRTO (1200 AM; 4.5 kW; Calumet Park, IL; Owner: Wlxx-am License Corp.)
  • WJOB (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Hammond, IN; Owner: Vazquez Development, Llc)
  • DWEDC (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Foreign Language Broadcasts, Inc.)
  • WSBC (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wsbc, Inc.)
  • WWCA (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 4.5 kW; Worth, IL; Owner: Radio Disney Chicago, Llc)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 0.5 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WGRB (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WIMS (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Beverly Shores, IN; Owner: Gerard Media, Llc)
  • WCEV (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Migala Communications Corporation)
  • WRLL (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Midway Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WCFJ (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; Crete, IL; Owner: Wcfj, Inc.)
  • WPNA (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Oak Park, IL; Owner: Alliance Communications, Inc.)
  • WAKE (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corp., Llc)
  • WJJG (1530 AM; 0.76 kW; Hillside, IL; Owner: Joseph J. Gentile, Inc.)
  • WBGX (1570 AM; 1.5 kW; Harvey, IL; Owner: Great Lakes Radio-chicago, Llc)
  • WONX (1590 AM; 7.0 kW; Evanston, IL; Owner: Kovas Communications, Inc.)
  • WCGO (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago Heights, IL; Owner: Kovas Communications Of Indiana, Inc.)
  • WVON (1690 AM; 10.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Salem Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WNDZ (750 AM; 5.0 kW; Portage, IN; Owner: Wndz, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 5.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 3.2 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50.0 kW; Mokena, IL; Owner: Radio License Holding Xi, Llc)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Burnham, IL; Owner: Sovereign City Radio Services, Llc)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Sovereign City Radio Services, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Whiting City, Indiana

  • WILV (100.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WYCA (102.3 FM; Beecher, IL; Owner: Dontron Inc.)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WXRD (103.9 FM; Leroy, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • WLJE (105.5 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WCFS-FM (105.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Corporation Of Orlando)
  • WSRB (106.3 FM; Lansing, IL; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WZVN (107.1 FM; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WBMF (88.1 FM; Crete, IL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • WCRX (88.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Columbia College)
  • WLRA (88.1 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Lewis University)
  • WLTL (88.1 FM; Western Springs, IL; Owner: Lyons Township High School)
  • WSSD (88.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Lakeside Telecommunications, Inc.)
  • WTZI (88.1 FM; Schiller Park, IL; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Elk Grove Village)
  • WDGC-FM (88.3 FM; Downers Grove, IL; Owner: Wdgc-fm, School District #99)
  • WDSO (88.3 FM; Burns Harbor, IN; Owner: Duneland School Corp.)
  • WXAV (88.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: St. Xavier College)
  • WZRD (88.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Northeastern Illinois University)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Flossmoor, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WHFH (88.5 FM; Flossmoor, IL; Owner: Community High School Dist. #233)
  • WHPK-FM (88.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: University Of Chicago)
  • WHSD (88.5 FM; Hinsdale, IL; Owner: Hinsdale Twsp. High Sch. Dist. #86)
  • WGVE-FM (88.7 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Gary Community School Corp.)
  • WLUW (88.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Loyola University Of Chicago)
  • WRSE (88.7 FM; Elmhurst, IL; Owner: Bd. Of Trustees, Elmhurst College)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Jkj Educational Foundation)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: The Dwelling Place, In)
  • WIIT (88.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Illinois Institute Of Technology)
  • WOTW (88.9 FM; Frankfort, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • WOTW (88.9 FM; Monee, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • WRRG (88.9 FM; River Grove, IL; Owner: Triton College)
  • WWLO (89.1 FM; Leroy, IN; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WKKC (89.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Community College Dist.)
  • WNUR-FM (89.3 FM; Evanston, IL; Owner: Northwestern University)
  • WBEW (89.5 FM; Burns Harbor, IN; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WRTE (90.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: National Museum Of Mexican Art)
  • WRTW (90.5 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Hyles-anderson College)
  • DWBHI (90.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bogan High School)
  • 971112MA (91.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: American Family Association)
  • 980512MP (91.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • 980512MV (91.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: The Wbez Alliance Inc)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WPWX (92.3 FM; Hammond, IN; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WXRT-FM (93.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WVIX (93.5 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Radio License Holding V, Llc)
  • WVUR-FM (95.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: The Lutheran University Assoc., Inc)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Window To The World Communications)
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Chicago)
  • WRZA (99.9 FM; Peotone, IL; Owner: Wclr, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Whiting City, Indiana

  • WTTW (Channel 11; Chicago, IL; Owner: Window To The World Communications, Inc.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; Chicago, IL; Owner: College Dist. #508, County Of Cook)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wciu-tv Limited Partnership)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; Chicago, IL; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; Chicago, IL; Owner: Paxson Chicago License, Inc.)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; Chicago, IL; Owner: Nbc Telemundo License Co.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; Chicago, IL; Owner: Nbc Telemundo License Co.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; Chicago, IL; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; Chicago, IL; Owner: Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WXFT-TV (Channel 60; Chicago, IL; Owner: Telefutura Chicago Llc)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; Orland Hills, IL; Owner: Jovon Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wgbo License Partnership, G.p.)
  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wls Television, Inc.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wgn Continental Broadcasting Company)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Whiting City, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 251  (21.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 120  (10.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 151  (13.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 235  (20.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 227  (27.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 166  (19.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 391  (46.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Whiting City, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Whiting City, Indiana

Centier Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 48

Horizon Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 34

Liberty Savings Bank, Fsb - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $57.8k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Whiting City, Indiana

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 5.6 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)

  • Meigs Field


    (about 14.0 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CGX)

  • Chicago Midway International


    (about 15.4 miles in Bedford Park, Illinois; Airport Code: MDW)

  • Chicago Metropolitan Area


    (about 19.3 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CHI)

  • Porter County Regional


    (about 29.3 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Porter County Municipal


    (about 29.5 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Chicago O'Hare International


    (about 29.9 miles in Amf O'hare, Illinois; Airport Code: ORD)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 30.8 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Lewis University


    (about 31.6 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 31.6 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Whiting City, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

74.77%

Carpooled

11.51%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.51%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

1.33%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

9.93%

Other Means

0.26%

Worked At Home

1.69%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Whiting City, Indiana, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 645

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 165

Female householder, no husband present : 330

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 564

Householder not living alone : 66


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 75

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 72

All other households : 1,623


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 579

Renter-occupied housing units : 66

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 60

Renter-occupied housing units : 105

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 141

Renter-occupied housing units : 189

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 349

Renter-occupied housing units : 281


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 141

$10,000 to $14,999 : 90

$15,000 to $19,999 : 227

$20,000 to $24,999 : 126

$25,000 to $29,999 : 62

$30,000 to $34,999 : 76

$35,000 to $39,999 : 93

$40,000 to $44,999 : 164

$45,000 to $49,999 : 85

$50,000 to $59,999 : 55

$60,000 to $74,999 : 164

$75,000 to $99,999 : 258

$100,000 to $124,999 : 103

$125,000 to $149,999 : 109

$150,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Total : 2,264


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Occupied : 1,770

Vacant : 494


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 9

Built 1990 to 1999 : 44

Built 1980 to 1989 : 51

Built 1970 to 1979 : 90

Built 1960 to 1969 : 68

Built 1950 to 1959 : 175

Built 1940 to 1949 : 194

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,633


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Utility gas : 1,560

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 23

Electricity : 146

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 32

No fuel used : 9


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Whiting City, Indiana)

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 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 35

$60,000 to $69,999 : 17

$70,000 to $79,999 : 56

$80,000 to $89,999 : 127

$90,000 to $99,999 : 97

$100,000 to $124,999 : 239

$125,000 to $149,999 : 169

$150,000 to $174,999 : 141

$175,000 to $199,999 : 140

$200,000 to $249,999 : 50

$250,000 to $299,999 : 19

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 10

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 46

Home equity loan only : 51

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 593

Housing units without a mortgage : 439


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Whiting City, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $207,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $145,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $161,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $118,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $120,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $161,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $117,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Whiting City, Indiana: 63.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Indiana: 66.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Whiting City, Indiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 1 1 $50,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $50,000
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $32,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $32,000
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 6 6 $1,109,110
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $1,109,110
2004        
  Single Family 4 4 $802,253
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $802,253
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $250,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $250,000
2006        
  Single Family 4 4 $764,060
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $764,060


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Whiting City, IN): $34,972
Median Household Income In 2000 (Indiana): $41,567


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Whiting City): $92,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Indiana): $92,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Whiting City): $480
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Indiana): $521


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Whiting City, Indiana

Utility Gas: 95.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.3%
Electricity: 2.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
No Fuel Used: 1.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Whiting City, Indiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Whiting City, Indiana

Moore Home Health Care Inc


     Address: 517 Exchange Avenue, East Chicago, Indiana 46312
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/27/1997

Home Health Of St Catherine Hospital


     Address: 4321 Fir Street 2nd Floor, East Chicago, Indiana 46312
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 2/8/1996

Compassionate Professional Home Care, Inc


     Address: 2520 East State Street, Burnham, Illinois 60633
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/16/2003

Ace Pediatric & Adult Home Nursing Agency


     Address: 7026 Indianapolis Blvd, Hammond, Indiana 46324
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/17/2006

St Margaret Mercy Home Care


     Address: 5454 Hohman Ave, Hammond, Indiana 46320
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/11/1985

Hospitals Close To Whiting City, Indiana

St Catherine Hospital Inc


     Address: 4321 Fir St, East Chicago, Indiana 46312
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Margaret Mercy Healthcare Centers


     Address: 5454 Hohman Avenue, Hammond, Indiana 46320
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Community Hospital


     Address: 901 Macarthur Boulevard, Munster, Indiana 46321
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

"physicians Regional Hospital, Llc"


     Address: 701 Superior Avenue, Munster, Indiana 46321
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Francis Hospital & Health Center


     Address: 12935 S Gregory, Blue Island, Illinois 60406
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Whiting City, Indiana

Hammond-whiting Care Center


     Address: 1000 114th Street, Whiting, Indiana 46394
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Lake County Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 5025 Mccook Ave, East Chicago, Indiana 46312
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 62%

Burnham Healthcare


     Address: 14500 South Manistee, Burnham, Illinois 60633
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 309
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Countryside Healthcare Center


     Address: 1635 East 154th Street, Dolton, Illinois 60419
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 174
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Dolton Healthcare Centre


     Address: 14325 South Blackstone, Dolton, Illinois 60419
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 79%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Whiting City, Indiana

Name: Exelon
Address: Suite 400, 1400 Opus Place; Downers Grove, IL 60515
Distance: 29 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Whiting City, Indiana

    Retired Workers: 1,375
    Disabled Workers: 260
    Widowers Workers: 310
    Spouses Workers: 115
    Children Workers: 140


(updated 2007)



Lake County, Indiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 61.03%
  • Bush & Cheney 38.24%
  • Other 0.73%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Whiting City, Indiana citizens.

Relocation to Lake County, IN

5.09 % of Lake County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,815

Indiana Average 6.54 %

0.05 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $18,673

Indiana Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Lake County, IN (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Cook County , IL 2.28 % ($39,640 AGI )
  • Porter County , IN 0.62 % ($34,915 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.19 % ($56,174 AGI )

Relocation away from Lake County, IN

5.38 % of Lake County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,894

Indiana Average 6.56 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,830

Indiana Average 0.04 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Lake County, IN (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Cook County , IL 1.06 % ($33,307 AGI )
  • Porter County , IN 1.03 % ($43,404 AGI )
  • Marion County , IN 0.30 % ($20,343 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Indiana

Low Bracket: $0 (3.40%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.40%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Indiana

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Whiting City, Indiana is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Whiting City, Indiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Whiting City, Indiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 21 0 20 20 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 60 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 6 5 4 4 2 4 2 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 101 122 104 85 85 42 80 40 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 3 1 4 1 1 3 1 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 40 61 21 85 21 21 60 20 81
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a 50 30 35 31 21 49 79 31 10
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,007 609 730 656 446 1,034 1,573 619 203
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a 185 142 155 172 176 171 154 145 132
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 3,728 2,883 3,234 3,639 3,735 3,608 3,066 2,895 2,684
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a 28 22 17 11 21 15 10 19 20
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 564 447 355 233 446 316 199 379 407
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 20 81 0 0 21 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 2 2 2 2 0 2 1 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a 66 50 52 54 55 59 61 49 41
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a 34 26 27 28 28 30 31 25 21


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Indiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
7,300 8,500 8,652 9,486 11,951 10,515 9,053 10,030 14,585 11,196


(updated 2014)



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