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People

Total Population 1,326
Male Share of the Population 52.3%
Female Share of the Population 47.7%
Senior Citizens 10.2%
Employed Population 16+ 678
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 51.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $72,768
% Above Poverty Level 89.2%
% Below Poverty Level 10.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 26.9%
Median Gross Rent $1,095
Median House Value $154,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.5%
US/American 0%
English 7.1%
Irish 21.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Burns Harbor Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 10 miles E of Gary, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 30 miles SE of Chicago, Illinois
County Porter
Standard Zip Codes 46304
Phone Area Codes 219
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.625
Longitude -87.144

Burns Harbor Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station OGDEN DUNES
Distance 2.1 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 32 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 44 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.3 inches
Station INDIANA DUNES NAT LKSHR
Distance 3.2 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 57 F
Jul Temp 64 to 82 F
Oct Temp 44 to 62 F
Annual Precip 37.8 inches
Station CHICAGO UNIVERSITY
Distance 25.9 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 32 F
Apr Temp 42 to 59 F
Jul Temp 66 to 84 F
Oct Temp 46 to 64 F
Annual Precip 38 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Chesterton 14,124 $84,122
Lake Station 12,268 $42,236
New Chicago 2,081 $49,074
Ogden Dunes 1,203 $111,875
Portage 37,197 $66,043
Porter 4,887 $86,607

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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