Merrillville SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
6

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Merrillville, Indiana Info Snack

Merrillville /mrlvl/ is a town in Ross Township, Lake County, Indiana. The population was 35,246 at the 2010 census. Merrillville is located in the east-central portion of Lake County, in the Chicago metropolitan area. On January 1, 2015, Merrillville became the most populated town in Indiana, as Fishers in Hamilton County was converted from a town to a city.
Population
35,032
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
10.8%
Median Home
$132,100
Median Income
$59,465
Median Rent
$1,051

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Map Of Merrillville, IN

Population over time in Merrillville

Year Population % Change
2017 35,032 -0.4%
2016 35,183 -0.2%
2015 35,268 -0.2%
2014 35,322 0.2%
2013 35,262 -0.4%
2012 35,404 0.6%
2011 35,201 1.2%
2010 34,779 1.0%
2009 34,428 -

Race / Ethnicity in Merrillville

White
36.9% (12,939)
African American
43.6% (15,258)
American Indian
0.3% (119)
Asian
1.0% (334)
Hawaiian
0.0% (6)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.3% (1,139)
Hispanic
14.9% (5,237)
Race Merrillville IN USA
White 36.9% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 43.6% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.9% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Merrillville, Indiana

Less than $10,000
3.7% (128,682)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (157,194)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.2% (285,625)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (362,582)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (494,041)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.1% (808,935)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.6% (615,911)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (463,258)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (126,916)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (60,051)
Income Merrillville IN USA
Less than $10,000 3.7% 634.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 458.7% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.2% 1026.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 1050.0% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 1434.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.1% 1930.0% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.6% 1313.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 1330.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 443.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 378.5% 697.9%

Gender in Merrillville

Female
53.7% (18,816)
Male
46.3% (16,216)
Gender Merrillville IN USA
Female 53.7% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Merrillville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,401)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,101)
High School / GED
31.0% (10,859)
Some College
26.0% (9,108)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,802)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (5,605)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,452)
Professional Degree
1.0% (350)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (350)
Education Merrillville IN USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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