Living in Griffith, IN

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Griffith SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
6

Griffith, IN Crime Report

389
Total Crimes
2,423.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-5.63%
Below National Average

Griffith, IN Cost Of Living

98
Griffith's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Griffith, Indiana Info Snack

Griffith is a town in Calumet and St. John townships in Lake County, Indiana, United States. It is a part of the Chicago metropolitan area. The population was 16,893 at the 2010 census.
Population
16,377
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
7.7%
Median Home
$137,700
Median Income
$61,782
Median Rent
$889

Griffith, IN Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Griffith in Indiana

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Map Of Griffith, IN

Population over time in Griffith

Year Population % Change
2017 16,377 -0.6%
2016 16,468 -0.7%
2015 16,583 -0.4%
2014 16,643 -0.7%
2013 16,765 -0.3%
2012 16,821 -0.3%
2011 16,875 -0.5%
2010 16,963 0.0%
2009 16,959 -
Crime/100k Griffith IN USA
Violent Crime 49.8 382.3 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.5 5.0
Robbery 24.9 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 18.7 251.6 246.8
Property Crime 2373.8 2179.3 2199.5
Burglary 267.9 377.6 376.0
Larceny 1987.5 1572.7 1594.6
Car Theft 118.4 229.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Griffith

White
66.8% (10,932)
African American
14.9% (2,438)
American Indian
0.0% (7)
Asian
1.8% (293)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (287)
Hispanic
14.8% (2,420)
Race Griffith IN USA
White 66.8% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 14.9% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.8% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Griffith, Indiana

Less than $10,000
5.2% (84,853)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (38,839)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.7% (142,742)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (163,522)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.1% (165,749)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.6% (369,843)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.1% (247,634)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.2% (330,756)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (68,773)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (24,986)
Income Griffith IN USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 4.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.7% 10.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 10.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.1% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.6% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.1% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.2% 13.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 4.4% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 3.8% 7.0%

Gender in Griffith

Female
49.6% (8,118)
Male
50.4% (8,259)
Gender Griffith IN USA
Female 49.6% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Griffith for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (491)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (655)
High School / GED
36.0% (5,895)
Some College
29.0% (4,749)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,310)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (2,456)
Master's Degree
5.0% (818)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Griffith IN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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