Lake Station, Indiana 

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Population

12,157

-5.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Best Places to Live in Lake Station, Indiana

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Lake Station, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Economic and cultural diversity
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest and preservation
Cons
-Harsh climate
-Cost of living
-Violent crime

Local Listings in Lake Station
 $74,900 
2761 Gibson St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1080 SqFt
 $23,000 
2641 Cass St
Bed 0 | Bath 0 | 1080 SqFt
 $121,900 
1008 Riverlane Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1308 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area

A world-class commercial, industrial and cultural city, Chicago functions as is a major national center and as the major regional center for America’s heartland. It originally emerged as a transport center for cargo headed west and agricultural products headed east by land and water. Although transportation technology has changed, the role has not. The city is the most important passenger and freight transport hub in the country with the largest number of air departures and the most rail traffic in the nation. The commercial and manufacturing economy stands out both for its size and diversity. Over 30 Fortune 500 companies in an assortment of industries have headquarters here. Factories and warehouses extend for miles from the downtown area. Chicago is also a major center for small manufacturing and business. There is probably no more diverse an economy in the country.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Lake Station
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lake Station is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lake Station jobs have increased by 1.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lake Station's cost of living is 19.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lake Station's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Lake Station, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Lake county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lake Station's population is 12,157 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lake Station is $78,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Lake Station public schools spend $10,259 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Lake Station. More Education


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Housing Market in Lake Station

It's a good time to buy in Lake Station. Home Appreciation is up 7.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Lake Station Real Estate

The median home price in Lake Station is $78,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Lake Station   1 Reviews
Crime alert. - 8/13/2015
Crime especially murders has skyrocketed. Watch your back everywhere. Pumping gas one day. Black guy comes over and ask if I have 20 dollars and shows me his pistol on... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN LAKE STATION
$74,900
2761 Gibson St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$23,000
2641 Cass St
Bed 0 | Bath 0

$121,900
1008 Riverlane Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$99,900
3602 E 36th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$24,900
3304 E 34th Ave
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$59,900
2277 Warrick St
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$50,000
4241 Park Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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