Hammond, IN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 34,139 housing units in Hammond. This represents a 0.6% growth from 33,924 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 34,139 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hammond is about 63.2%. Hammond's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.2%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hammond were built after 1951.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom15.10%
Two Bedrooms34.10%
Three Bedrooms36.50%
Four Bedrooms9.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.8
Median year structure was built1949
Median Value of occupied units$78,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$75,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.2
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$458

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7.90%
Home Equity Loan5.20%
Simple Mortgage51.70%
Debt Free35%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.1%