Residential Living

With a variety of housing options, low crime rates, low real estate taxes, excellent school and health care systems and a booming economy, Crown Point and Merrillville are excellent places to live for residents of any lifestyle. Plus, the proximity to Chicago creates a balance between suburban life and big-city amenities that give residents the best of both worlds.

As of August 2017, Crown Point had a population of 29,122 with a median resident age of 40. Merrillville was slightly more populated with approximately 35,327 residents and a median age of 37. Both cities reported median household incomes above the Indiana state average with Merrillville at $55,669 and Crown Point at $70,917.

Those looking to move here will find a wide range of housing options to meet any lifestyle, budget and household size. Future residents will find both renting and owning options that include apartments, townhouses, mobile homes, condominiums and single-family homes at various sizes and prices. There are also many Realtors in the area to help homebuyers find their perfect new home.