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East Chicago at a Glance

East Chicago has a total population of 32,414, of which 9,872 are children under the age of 18 and 4,315 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 30.8.

Total Population:
32,414
Median Age:
30.8
Males:
15,509 (47.8%)
Female:
16,905 (52.2%)
Children (0-17):
9,872 (30.5%)
Adults (18-64):
18,227 (56.2%)
Seniors (65+):
4,315 (13.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in East Chicago
Married:
10,298 (31.8%)
Divorced:
2,517 (7.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in East Chicago
Hispanic Ethnicity:
16,728 (51.61%)
White:
11,843 (36.54%)
African American:
11,695 (36.08%)
Asian:
66 (0.20%)
Pacific Islander:
26 (0.08%)
Indian:
166 (0.51%)
Other:
7,774 (23.98%)
Two or More:
844 (2.60%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in East Chicago

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.43, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.43 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
173
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
6
Rehab Centers:
2

Wealth

The median family income is $31,778 while the median household income is $26,538. Roughly 24.20% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$31,778
Household Income:
$26,538
In Poverty:
24.20%

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