|Male Share of the Population||50.2%|
|Female Share of the Population||49.8%|
|Employed Population 16+||547|
|Age of the Population||36|
|% of people married||53.7%|
|Average household size||3|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||13.4%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$7,386|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$39,018|
|Median Family Income||$56,818|
|% Above Poverty Level||83.7%|
|% Below Poverty Level||16.3%|
|Average Commute Time||27 minutes|
|% Working from Home||1.6%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||5.2%|
|% Using Public Transportation||0.4%|
|People Living Alone||23.1%|
|Median Gross Rent||$1,045|
|Median House Value||$131,600|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||19.9%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||26 miles SE of Gary, Indiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||49 miles SE of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||46390|
|Phone Area Codes||219|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||WANATAH 2 WNW|
|Jan Temp||13 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||38 inches|
|Jan Temp||16 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||40.8 inches|
|Station||INDIANA DUNES NAT LKSHR|
|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|
According to the US Postal Service, Wanatah, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
South Wanatah (46390)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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