Whiting Lake County, Indiana

Whiting: City in Lake County, Indiana, United States

Whiting locator map
Location of Whiting on Indiana map.

About

Whiting is a city located in the county of Lake in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,997 and a population density of 598 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,814 inhabitants.

The city was created 132 years ago in 1888.

Whiting business district image
Whiting business district
Whiting business district image

Geography

Whiting is located at 41°40'47"N 87°29'40"W (41.6797600, -87.4944900).

Whiting map

Whiting Quick Facts

Population : 4,814 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Lake County
Postal code : 46394
Phone Area Codes : 219
Area : 8.36 km2
Altitude : 587 feet / 179 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1889 (132 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:40:55 (21st October 2021)
Density : 576 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.8% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Whiting decreased by 3.8% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,997 - census
2011 4,960 -0.75% estimation process
2012 4,936 -0.49% estimation process
2013 4,900 -0.73% estimation process
2014 4,868 -0.66% estimation process
2015 4,878 0.21% estimation process
2016 4,843 -0.72% estimation process
2017 4,815 -0.58% estimation process
2018 4,786 -0.61% estimation process
2019 4,765 -0.44% estimation process
2020 4,814 1.02% estimation process

Whiting zip code is 46394. County name: Lake, County fips: 18089

Whiting, Whiting's, Whiting's Crossing, Whiting's Station

Schools in Whiting

College & universities near Whiting, IN

Code Name City ZIP
150172 Calumet College of Saint Joseph Whiting (IN) 46394

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Whiting, IN

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

Post offices near Whiting

Post Office Name City ZIP
Whiting Post Office Whiting (IN) 46394

Other places with the same name (6)

  • Whiting , Wisconsin village in Portage County, Wisconsin, United States with a population of 1,704 people.
  • Whiting , Iowa city in Monona County, Iowa, United States with a population of 721 people.
  • Whiting , Maine town in Washington County, Maine, United States with a population of 485 people.
  • Whiting , Vermont town in Addison County, Vermont, United States with a population of 412 people.
  • Whiting , Kansas City in Jackson County, Kansas, United States with a population of 183 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 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
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

Distance to Other Cities

Whiting distances to largest Indiana cities