Dyer, Indiana

Dyer: Town in Indiana


Dyer is a town located in the county of Lake in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 16,390 and a population density of 1,021 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 15,955 inhabitants.

The town was created 185 years ago in 1837.

Dyer locator map
Location of Dyer on Indiana map.

Quick Facts about Dyer

Population : 15,955 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Lake County
Postal code : 46311
Phone Area Codes : 219
Area : 16.06 km2
Altitude : 656 feet / 200 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1838 (185 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 05:36:17 (7th December 2023)
Density : 994 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.73% (2010-2020)
Weather : 33℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather
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DyerIN image


Dyer is located at 41°29'39"N 87°31'18"W (41.4942000, -87.5217100).

Dyer map


Dyer forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. more


According to census records, the population of Dyer decreased by 2.73% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,390 - census
2011 16,374 -0.1% estimation process
2012 16,328 -0.28% estimation process
2013 16,232 -0.59% estimation process
2014 16,151 -0.5% estimation process
2015 16,011 -0.87% estimation process
2016 15,925 -0.54% estimation process
2017 15,904 -0.13% estimation process
2018 15,980 0.48% estimation process
2019 15,976 -0.03% estimation process
2020 15,955 -0.13% estimation process

Dyer zip code is 46311. County name: Lake, County fips: 18089

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People born in Dyer (4)

People born in Dyer, including basketball player Scott VanderMeer, football player and coach, college athletics administrator Jack Chevigny, basketball player Mike Miklusak, .


  • Tara Morgan (American movie actress) she was born in 05/10/1991

Schools in Dyer

College & universities near Dyer, IN

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

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Dyer, IN

Code Name Address Type
DYE Dyer station 913 Sheffield Avenue RAIL
HMW Homewood 18015 Park Ave. RAIL
GRY Gary, IN 100 West 4th Avenue BUS
HMI Hammond–Whiting station 1135 South Calumet Ave. RAIL
SMT Summit Archer Ave. and South Center Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Dyer

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dyer Post Office Dyer (IN) 46311

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Dyer , Tennessee human settlement in Gibson County, Tennessee, United States of America with a population of 2,203 people.
  • Dyer , Arkansas city in Arkansas, USA with a population of 893 people.

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 The most populous city in Lake County, Indiana.
Hammond 75,342 The most populous city in Lake County, Indiana.
Gary 74,693 The most populous city in Lake County, Indiana.
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.
Cedar Lake 13,588 Town in Lake County, Indiana, United States
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

Dyer distances to largest Indiana cities