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 84 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

36.86% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 219
  • Violent Crimes: 317
  • Robbery: 181
  • Burglary: 530
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

46.70% Higher than national avg.
  • 84 offenders in Michigan City
  • 27.44 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $111,700
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 107
  • Homes For Sale: 322
  • Homes For Rent: 12

Environmental Hazards

204 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 10
  • Registered Polluters: 10
  • Superfunds: 20
  • Tanks & Spills: 164

Unemployment

Very High 6.6%
  • Indiana unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 5.0%

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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.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

84 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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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$111,700 compared to November 2014
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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

322 Homes For Sale View All

$20,000
101 Burnside Ct
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$10,000
809 Hobart St
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,000
216 Charles St
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$20,000
3428 Wozniak Road
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 Beds | 1 Baths

107 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$89,155
Spring
Michigan City, IN 46360
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$82,844
Plymouth
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$112,512
Motts
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$57,343
Douglas Ave
Michigan City, IN 46360
-- Beds | 1 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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Building Permits By Year

12 Rental Properties View All

$750
1428 Larain Drive
Michigan City, IN 46360
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$800
2711 Franklin Street
Michigan City, IN 46360
-- Beds | -- Baths
$1
732 Wabash Street
Michigan City, IN 46360
-- Beds | -- Baths
$700
911 Tall Timbers Drive
Michigan City, IN 46360
3 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

204 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 (1233/1289)
    Michigan City, IN has 95.66% 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 4.53 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 a low risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Michigan City, IN has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Michigan City, IN has a low 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 6.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 5.0% 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

  • Jackie Walorski

Neighborhood Info

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