New Chicago, IN

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640 Vital Statistics. 16 Condition Alerts found.

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New Chicago Profile


Overview

New Chicago is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,975 people and just one neighborhood, New Chicago is the 216th largest community in Indiana.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in New Chicago, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.21% of New Chicago’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, New Chicago is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in New Chicago who work in food service (17.02%), office and administrative support (10.68%), and sales jobs (8.57%).


Setting & Lifestyle

New Chicago Demographics

The citizens of New Chicago have a very low rate of college education: just 7.28% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.

The per capita income in New Chicago in 2010 was $17,892, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $71,568 for a family of four.

New Chicago is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call New Chicago home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Chicago residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. New Chicago also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 36.18% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in New Chicago include Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in New Chicago is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Neighborhood Look and Feel

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Housing Market Details

 

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SIZE OF New Chicago, IN HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
New Chicago 0.101011101001110
Indiana 3.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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New Chicago 0.101011101001110
Indiana 25.96
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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New Chicago 0.101011101001110
Indiana 31

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

LAKE STATION COMMUNITY SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Indiana

(10 is best)

Better than of IN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Alexander Hamilton Elementary Sch
2900 Lake St
Lake Station, IN, 46405
01-06
Carl J Polk Elementary School
2460 Vermillion St
Lake Station, IN, 46405
01-06
Thomas A Edison Jr Sr Hs
3304 Parkside Ave
Lake Station, IN, 46405
07-12
Virgil I Bailey Elementary School
2100 Union St
Lake Station, IN, 46405
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.1% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.3% 41.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.8% 7.9%

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Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Indiana

(10 is best)

Better than of IN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
River Forest Intermediate
3350 Indiana St
Hobart, IN, 46342
05-06
John I Meister Elementary School
3300 Jay St
Hobart, IN, 46342
KG-06
River Forest Jr Sr High School
3300 Indiana St
Hobart, IN, 46342
06-12
Henry S Evans Elementary Sch
2915 E 35 Th Ave
Lake Station, IN, 46405
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.1% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.9% 41.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 7.9%

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