Hammond, IN 46324 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 46324: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hammond, IN 46324

Not Acceptable, USPS
South Calumet Avenue, IN 46324

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lake County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.586, Longitude -87.502
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 441
  • PO Box Addresses: 117
  • Residential Addresses: 8,646
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 547
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,099

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Hammond, IN 46324 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 23,025
Population in Households 22,994
Population in Familes 18,459
Population in Group Qrtrs 31
Population Density2 5,421
Diversity Index3 79


Median Household Income $44,970
Average Household Income $55,393
Per Capita Income $20,688


Total Housing Units 9,538 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,818 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,771 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 949 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $105,035
Average Home Value $123,466


Total Households 8,589
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 5,580
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.11% -0.31%
Households -0.16% -0.31%
Families -0.39% -0.47%
Median Household Income   3.13%
Per Capita Income   3.52%

Hammond, IN 46324 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 46324 to the other 773 ZIP Codes in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 109 86th
Population Density # 7 99th
Diversity Index # 7 99th
Median Household Income # 648 16th
Per Capita Income # 701 9th

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