Cedar Lake, IN Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Cedar Lake, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Cedar Lake had a population of 12,572 as of July 1, 2017. Cedar Lake ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Cedar Lake is located at latitude 41.3671 and longitude -87.4383 in Lake County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Cedar Lake (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.42 sq. miles and a water area of 1.39 sq. miles. Lake County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 709 feet.

The Town of Cedar Lake (GNIS ID: 2396634) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Cedar Lake is located within Township of Hanover, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lake County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cedar Lake population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.


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Town of Cedar Lake, IN Boundary Map



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Cedar Lake, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 12,572
Daytime Population: Workers 2,199
Daytime Population: Residents 5,995
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,194
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.65
Population in Households 12,553
Population in Familes 10,526
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density2 1,493
Diversity Index3 23
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $60,397
Average Household Income $74,690
Per Capita Income $27,327

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,032 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,532 (70.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,047 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 453 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $188,160
Average Home Value $214,093
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,579
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 3,291
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.11% 1.74%
Households 1.17% 1.83%
Families 1.21% 1.69%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   2.76%

Cedar Lake, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cedar Lake to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 68 90th
Population Density # 282 59th
Diversity Index # 133 81st
Median Household Income # 105 85th
Per Capita Income # 172 75th

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