Living in La Porte, IN

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Updated: 2020-03-10

La Porte SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

La Porte, IN Crime Report

606
Total Crimes
2,801.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
9.08%
Above National Average

La Porte, IN Cost Of Living

88
La Porte's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

La Porte, Indiana Info Snack

La Porte (French for "The Door") is a city in LaPorte County, Indiana, United States, of which it is the county seat. Its population was 21,732 at the 2016 Statistics. It is one of the two principal cities of the Michigan City-La Porte, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Chicago-Naperville-Michigan City, Illinois-Indiana-Wisconsin Combined Statistical Area.
Population
21,874
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$95,200
Median Income
$39,402
Median Rent
$686

La Porte, IN Photos

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Rankings for La Porte in Indiana

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Map Of La Porte, IN

Population over time in La Porte

Year Population % Change
2017 21,874 0.2%
2016 21,825 -0.2%
2015 21,876 -1.6%
2014 22,242 0.4%
2013 22,153 1.0%
2012 21,937 -0.6%
2011 22,077 -0.6%
2010 22,201 0.0%
2009 22,192 -
Crime/100k La Porte IN USA
Violent Crime 513.2 382.3 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.5 5.0
Robbery 97.1 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 365.2 251.6 246.8
Property Crime 2288.5 2179.3 2199.5
Burglary 420.7 377.6 376.0
Larceny 1664.4 1572.7 1594.6
Car Theft 203.4 229.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in La Porte

White
82.1% (17,969)
African American
3.6% (788)
American Indian
0.0% (10)
Asian
0.3% (67)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.5% (328)
Hispanic
12.4% (2,712)
Race La Porte IN USA
White 82.1% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 3.6% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.4% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For La Porte, Indiana

Less than $10,000
5.7% (124,634)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (138,403)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.9% (392,421)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.5% (295,799)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.9% (458,181)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (372,242)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (197,279)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.0% (130,332)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (48,192)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (29,912)
Income La Porte IN USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 4.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.9% 10.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.5% 10.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.9% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.0% 13.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 4.4% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 3.8% 7.0%

Gender in La Porte

Female
51.3% (11,223)
Male
48.7% (10,650)
Gender La Porte IN USA
Female 51.3% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in La Porte for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (874)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (2,187)
High School / GED
40.0% (8,749)
Some College
22.0% (4,812)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,749)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (2,406)
Master's Degree
4.0% (874)
Professional Degree
1.0% (218)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education La Porte IN USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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