East Chicago Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $53,000
    -3.74%
    change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    39
    30-day change

East Chicago Schools and Demographics

 
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Education near East Chicago, IN

City County
High School Graduates 71.77 87
College Degree - 2 year 4.75 7.69
College Degree - 4 year 7.54 20.01
Graduate Degree 1.78 4.95
Expenditures per Student 14,925 11,728
Students per Teacher 15.1 23.7

Elementary Schools near East Chicago, IN

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School PK - 05 630 18.5 46327
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School PK - 04 603 17.7 46312
Aspire Charter Academy KG - 08 657 17.8 46406
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School KG - 05 335 16 46394
Benjamin Harrison Elementary School PK - 04 505 17.4 46312
Carrie Gosch Elementary School PK - 04 465 19.4 46312
Columbia Elementary School KG - 05 312 18.4 46320
East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy KG - 08 446 0 46312
George Washington Elementary School KG - 04 398 15.9 46312
Grissom Elementary School KG - 05 277 19.8 46406
Lafayette Elementary School PK - 05 524 21.8 46320
Nathan Hale Elementary School PK - 05 469 22.3 46394
Washington Irving Elementary School PK - 05 619 21.3 46327
William McKinley Elementary School PK - 04 638 18.2 46312

Middle Schools near East Chicago, IN

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School 05 - 06 764 15.9 46312
Henry W Eggers Elementary/Middle School 06 - 08 753 13.7 46320
Joseph L Block Junior High School 07 - 08 646 13.2 46312
Whiting Middle School 06 - 08 246 15.4 46394

High Schools near East Chicago, IN

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
East Chicago Central High School 09 - 12 1,238 12.8 46312
George Rogers Clark Middle/High School 06 - 12 1,500 16.3 46394
Hammond High School 09 - 12 778 15 46320
West Side High School 07 - 12 1,231 29.3 46406
Whiting High School 09 - 12 408 17 46394

Ungraded Schools near East Chicago, IN

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
East Chicago Lighthouse Charter School KG - 10 575 63.9 46312
Hammond Academy of Science & Tech 06 - 11 469 13.8 46320
West Gary Lighthouse Charter School KG - 11 613 0 46406

Demographics near East Chicago, IN

City County
Neighborhood Type Suburban
Population 28,699 487,865
Population Density 2,086 988
Median Age 29.8 37.8
People per Household 3 2.7
Median Household Income 27,215 49,617
Average Income per Capita 13,868 24,294

East Chicago Real Estate

East Chicago is located in Indiana. East Chicago, Indiana has a population of 28,699. East Chicago is lessfamily-centric than the surrounding county with 23.25% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 28.33%.

The median household income in East Chicago, Indiana is $27,215. The median household income for the surrounding county is $49,617 compared to the national median of $53,482. The median age of people living in East Chicago is 29.8 years.

East Chicago Weather

The average high temperature in July is 84.6 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 20.9 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 39.4 inches per year, with 27.8 inches of snow per year. No weather information available.

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Once referred to as the "Twin Cities" because a shipping canal divided the city into two independent sections, Indiana Harbor and East Chicago.

A great energy radiates from this city on the lake.  Incorporated in 1893 as a railroad and steel town, East Chicago was one of the Northwest Indiana Region’s first industrial cities, which was created to meet the needs of its workers. Heritage and tradition remain a focal point of this great city.

The East Chicago Marina has nearly 300 slips available for lake travelers and offers charter boating, fishing and diving throughout the season.

Two notable people from East Chicago include, Alexander Vraciu - United States Navy's leading flying ace during World War Two, earning him the Medal of Honor AND Jason Repko - Former Major League Baseball outfielder for Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers.

East Chicago is home to ArcelorMittal's Indiana Harbor Works, the largest steel mill in the USA. Indiana Harbor Works comprises East mill, originally Inland Steel, and West mill, owned for most of its life by Youngstown Sheet and Tube.        

For more information on this city, please visit http://www.eastchicago.com/

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McColly Real Estate Highland
2000 45th Ave.
Highland, IN
219-934-6300
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McColly Real Estate Schererville
850 Deer Creek Drive
Schererville, IN
219-322-5508
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McColly Real Estate Crown Point
1964 N. Main St.
Crown Point, IN
219-663-9922
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