Michigan City, Indiana

Current Temperature ° Population 30,614

Homefacts City Report

Michigan City is located in Laporte County, IN. The population is 30,614, making Michigan City the largest city in Laporte County.

There are 14 public schools in Michigan City with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Michigan City is moderate, and there are 13 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Michigan City is very high and the median home sales price is $0.

Cities near Michigan City include Pottawattamie Park, Michigan Township and Trail Creek.

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 15.8%

Crime Rate

44.94% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 251
  • Violent Crimes: 257
  • Robbery: 102
  • Burglary: 673
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

71.98% Lower than national avg.
  • 13 offenders in Michigan City
  • 4.25 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $109,000
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 73
  • Homes For Sale: 270
  • Homes For Rent: 2

Environmental Hazards

185 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 20
  • Tanks & Spills: 164

Unemployment

Very High 5.9%
  • Indiana unemployment average: 3.9%
  • National unemployment average: 4.9%

Schools view all

14 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 14 K-12 public schools in Michigan City, IN and 7 private schools. Homefacts rates Michigan City's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

13 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Michigan City, IN

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$109,000 compared to September 2015
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    14.3%
  • Rented
    39.1%
  • Owned
    46.6%

270 Homes For Sale View All

$299,900
4592 West Riesling Court
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$49,900
1315 Pine Street
Michigan City, IN 46360
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$39,900
349 Village Road
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$14,900
1518 Oak Street
Michigan City, IN 46360
1 Beds | 1 Baths

73 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Oriole
Michigan City, IN 46360
4 Beds | 4 Baths
$NR
Ben Davis
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$NR
Motts
Michigan City, IN 46360
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Oakland
Michigan City, IN 46360
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

40 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Michigan City, IN issued 40 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 40 permits, 16 were issued for single family homes and 24 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Michigan City, IN issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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2 Rental Properties View All

$10
3800 Franklin Street
Michigan City, IN 46360
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
1207 Woodland Avenue
Michigan City, IN 46360
2 Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Michigan City, IN
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $605
  • 1 Bedroom: $705
  • 2 Bedrooms: $845
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,075
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,245

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Environmental Hazards

185 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Michigan City, IN
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Michigan City, IN
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (514/527)
    Michigan City, IN has 97.53% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Michigan City, IN is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.52 Average
    Michigan City, IN is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 23°
  • February 27.1°
  • March 39.9°
  • April 49.77°
  • May 60.53°
  • June 70.16°
  • July 74.03°
  • August 71.76°
  • September 64.08°
  • October 53.02°
  • November 41.35°
  • December 29.07°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Michigan City, IN

Earthquakes
Michigan City, IN has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Michigan City, IN has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Michigan City, IN has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Michigan City, IN has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Michigan City, IN: $35,710

Median Cost Of Living

Cost of Living index National Average is 100. Values under are lower cost and values over are higher cost.

Unemployment

Unemployment in Michigan City is 5.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.9% and 6.0% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.22%
White Collar - 48.78%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Mike Pence
  • Sen. Daniel Coats
  • Sen. Joe Donnelly

City Representatives

  • Peter Visclosky

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

21 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Michigan City, IN

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Michigan City, IN

2 Police Stations view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Michigan City, IN
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