Griffith Lake County, Indiana

Griffith: Town in Calumet and St. John townships in Lake County, Indiana, United States

Griffith locator map
Location of Griffith on Indiana map.

About

Griffith is a township located in the county of Lake in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 16,893 and a population density of 843 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 16,032 inhabitants.

The township was created 167 years ago in 1853.

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Geography

Griffith is located at 41°31'42"N 87°25'25"W (41.5283700, -87.4236500).

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Weather

Griffith forecast: A slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Griffith Quick Facts

Population : 16,032 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Lake County
Postal code : 46319
Phone Area Codes : 219
Area : 20.03 km2
Altitude : 630 feet / 192 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1854 (167 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 04:46:20 (26th October 2021)
Density : 800 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.37% (2010-2020)
Weather : 45℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Griffith decreased by 5.37% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,893 - census
2011 16,832 -0.36% estimation process
2012 16,732 -0.6% estimation process
2013 16,629 -0.62% estimation process
2014 16,542 -0.53% estimation process
2015 16,374 -1.03% estimation process
2016 16,251 -0.76% estimation process
2017 16,138 -0.7% estimation process
2018 16,078 -0.37% estimation process
2019 16,060 -0.11% estimation process
2020 16,032 -0.17% estimation process

Griffith zip code is 46319. County name: Lake, County fips: 18089

People born in Griffith (1)

baseball player Loretta Janowski was born in Griffith

Schools in Griffith

College & universities near Griffith, IN

Code Name City ZIP
150303 Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Highland Highland (IN) 46322

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Griffith, IN

Code Name Address Type
DYE Dyer station 913 Sheffield Avenue RAIL
GRY Gary, IN 100 West 4th Avenue BUS
HMI Hammond–Whiting station 1135 South Calumet Ave. RAIL
HMW Homewood 18015 Park Ave. RAIL
CHI Chicago Union Station 225 South Canal Street RAIL

Post offices near Griffith

Post Office Name City ZIP
Griffith Post Office Griffith (IN) 46319

Other places with the same name (1)

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
Dyer 15,955 Town in Indiana
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

Griffith distances to largest Indiana cities