Lake Station Lake County, Indiana

Lake Station: City in Indiana, United States

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Location of Lake Station on Indiana map.


Lake Station is a city located in the county of Lake in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,572. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 11,850 inhabitants.

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Lake Station is located at 41°34'30"N 87°14'20"W (41.5750400, -87.2389200).

Lake Station map


Lake Station forecast: A chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

Lake Station Quick Facts

Population : 11,850 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Lake County
Postal code : 46405
Phone Area Codes : 219
Area : 21833599 km2
Official name : Lake Station, Lake Station, East Gary
Altitude : 620 feet / 189 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:22:37 (21st October 2021)
Population growth : -6.09% (2010-2020)
Weather : 61℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Lake Station decreased by 6.09% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,572 - census
2011 12,586 0.11% estimation process
2012 12,504 -0.66% estimation process
2013 12,411 -0.75% estimation process
2014 12,327 -0.68% estimation process
2015 12,194 -1.09% estimation process
2016 12,090 -0.86% estimation process
2017 11,986 -0.87% estimation process
2018 11,898 -0.74% estimation process
2019 11,845 -0.45% estimation process
2020 11,850 0.04% estimation process

Lake Station zip code is 46405. County name: Lake, County fips: 18089

East Gary, Lake Station

People born in Lake Station (1)

American crime and horror author Max Booth, III was born in Lake Station

Schools in Lake Station

College & universities near Lake Station, IN

Code Name City ZIP
151360 Indiana University-Northwest Gary (IN) 46408-1197

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lake Station, IN

Code Name Address Type
GRY Gary, IN 100 West 4th Avenue BUS
DYE Dyer station 913 Sheffield Avenue RAIL
HMI Hammond–Whiting station 1135 South Calumet Ave. RAIL
MCI Michigan City 100 Washington St. RAIL
HMW Homewood 18015 Park Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Lake Station

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lake Station Post Office Lake Station (IN) 46405

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
Griffith 16,032 Town in Calumet and St.
Dyer 15,955 Town in Indiana
Cedar Lake 13,588 Town in Lake County, 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

Lake Station distances to largest Indiana cities