Michigan City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Michigan City, IN

General Michigan City Information

State: Indiana

County: Laporte County

Close cities: Michigan City, IN, Town of Pines, IN, Long Beach, IN, Trail Creek, IN, Beverly Shores, IN, Michiana Shores, IN

Michigan City Population (census data)
Total 31,851 (-3.6% since 2000)
Male 16,064 (50.4%)
Female 15,787 (49.6%)

Population Density: 1,625 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.2 (US Avg is 100)

Michigan City Elevation: 625 feet above sea level

Land Area: 19.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,401

Zip Codes: 46360, and 46361.

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Michigan City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (67.8%)
  • Black (26.3%)
  • Hispanic (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.1%)
  • Polish (11.0%)
  • Irish (9.8%)
  • United States (7.1%)
  • English (5.6%)
  • French (2.2%)
Foriegn Born: 673 people (2.1%)
  • Latin America (36.8%)
  • Europe (31.6%)
  • Asia (31.6%)

Local Michigan City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: University of Notre Dame, Valparaiso University

Michigan City School Information

High Schools
Michigan City High School (8466 West Pahs Road, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Middle Schools
Barker Middle School (319 East Barker Road, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Elston Middle School (317 Detroit Street, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Martin T Krueger Middle School (2001 Springland Avenue, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Coolspring Elementary School (9121 West 300 North, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Edgewood Elementary School (502 Boyd Circle, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Joy Elementary School (1600 East Coolspring, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Knapp Elementary School (321 Bolka Avenue, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Marsh Elementary School (400 East Homer Street, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Mullen Elementary School (100 Manny Court, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Niemann Elementary School (811 Royal Road, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Pine Elementary School (1594 North 500 East, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)
Springfield Elementary School (3054 West 800 North, Michigan City, IN, 46360 - Michigan City Area Schools District)

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