Dyer Lake County, Indiana

Dyer: Town in Indiana

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Location of Dyer on Indiana map.


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 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 15,976 inhabitants.

The town was created 183 years ago in 1837.


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

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Dyer Quick Facts

Population : 15,976 (2019)
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 (183 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 05:05:41 (27th July 2021)
Density : 995 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -2.59% (2010-2019)


According to census records, the population of Dyer decreased by 2.59% in 9 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

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, you can see a list of people who born in Dyer.

  • Tara Morgan (American pornographic actress)


College & universities near Dyer

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

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Dyer

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

Other places with the same name (2)

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
Gary 74,879 City in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Ross 47,615 Unincorporated community in Lake County, Indiana
Hobart 37,887 City in Lake County, Indiana, United States of America
Merrillville 34,792 Town in Ross Township, Lake County, Indiana
Crown Point 30,488 City in Indiana, USA
Schererville 28,527 Town in northwest Indiana, USA
East Chicago 27,817 City in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Highland 22,936 Town in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Munster 22,476 Town in the U.
Griffith 16,060 Town in Calumet and St.
Saint John 14,850
Cedar Lake 13,183 Town in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Lake Station 11,845 City in Indiana, United States
Lowell 9,450 Town in Lake County, Indiana, United States
Winfield 5,987 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Dyer distances to largest Indiana cities

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