Cedar Lake Lake County, Indiana

Cedar Lake: Town in Lake County, Indiana, United States

About

Cedar Lake is a town located in the county of Lake in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 11,560 and a population density of 455 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 13,588 inhabitants.

Cedar Lake Quick Facts

Population : 13,588 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Lake County
Postal code : 46303
Phone Area Codes : 219
Area : 25.43 km2
Altitude : 709 feet / 216 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:42:25 (24th September 2022)
Density : 534 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 14.92% (2010-2020)
Cedar Lake locator map
Location of Cedar Lake on Indiana map.
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Cedar Lake looking west
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Geography

Cedar Lake is located at 41°21'53"N 87°26'28"W (41.3647600, -87.4411500).

Cedar Lake map

Demographics

The population of Cedar Lake increased by 14.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,560 - census
2011 11,683 1.05% estimation process
2012 11,682 -0.01% estimation process
2013 11,739 0.49% estimation process
2014 11,895 1.31% estimation process
2015 12,028 1.11% estimation process
2016 12,216 1.54% estimation process
2017 12,454 1.91% estimation process
2018 12,755 2.36% estimation process
2019 13,183 3.25% estimation process
2020 13,588 2.98% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 116,825
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 117,278
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -0.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 115,282
April 1, 2010 Population : 118,296
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.0%
People over 65 (%) : 14.1%
Female persons, % : 51.5%
White only, percent : 46.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 46.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 3.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 17.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 32.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 7,026
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 10.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.0%

Cedar Lake zip code is 46303. County name: Lake, County fips: 18089

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $113,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,338
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $428
2015-2019 median gross rent : $868
2015-2019 Households : 45,839
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.49
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 71.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 22.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 320,678
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,285,531
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 2,511,698
2012 total retail sales per capita : $21,245
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,632
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,315
Percentage of people living in poverty : 18.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 10,419
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,039
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,180
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,605
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,174
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 946
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 8,718
2010 population per square mile : 1,428.7
2010 land area in square miles : 82.80

People born in Cedar Lake (1)

American SeaWorld trainer Dawn Brancheau was born in Cedar Lake

Schools in Cedar Lake

College & universities near Cedar Lake, IN

Code Name City ZIP
150428 Don Roberts School of Hair Design Schererville (IN) 46375

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Cedar Lake, IN

Code Name Address Type
DYE Dyer station 913 Sheffield Avenue RAIL
GRY Gary, IN 100 West 4th Avenue BUS
HMW Homewood 18015 Park Ave. RAIL
HMI Hammond–Whiting station 1135 South Calumet Ave. RAIL
KKI Kankakee 199 South East Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Cedar Lake

Post Office Name City ZIP
Cedar Lak Post Office Cedar Lake (IN) 46303

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Lake County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lake County , IN. (more)

City Name Population Title
City of Gary 80,294 City in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Hammond 75,342 City in Indiana, United States
Gary 74,693 City in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Merrillville 34,916 Town in Ross Township, Lake County, Indiana
Crown Point 30,906 City in Indiana, USA
Schererville 28,593 Town in northwest Indiana, USA
Hobart 27,913 City in Lake County, Indiana, United States of America
East Chicago 27,742 City in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Munster 22,483 Town in the U.
Highland 22,283 Town in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Griffith 16,032 Town in Calumet and St.
Dyer 15,955 Town in Indiana
Lake Station 11,850 City in Indiana, United States
Lowell 9,450 Town in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Winfield 5,486 Town of the United States
Whiting 4,814 City in Lake County, Indiana, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Cedar Lake distances to largest Indiana cities