There are 7 WIC Offices in Lake County, Indiana, serving a population of 488,694 people in an area of 499 square miles. There is 1 WIC Office per 69,813 people, and 1 WIC Office per 71 square miles.
In Indiana, Lake County is ranked 75th of 92 counties in WIC Offices per capita, and 2nd of 92 counties in WIC Offices per square mile.
Find Lake County, Indiana WIC Offices.
Crown Point WIC Office 1450 East Joliet Street Crown Point, IN
East Chicago WIC Office 100 West Chicago Avenue East Chicago, IN
Gary University Park WIC Office 3229 Broadway Gary, IN
Hammond Northwest Family Services Incorporation WIC Office 5927 Columbia Avenue Hammond, IN
Hessville WIC Office 3442 169th Street Hammond, IN
Lake Station WIC Office 2490 Central Avenue Lake Station, IN
Merrillville WIC Office 6111 Harrison Street Merrillville, IN
Lake County WIC Offices are branch locations of the agency that provides access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional programs offered through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service agency in Lake County, IN. The WIC program promotes the health of Lake County low-income women, infants, and children by providing food, nutrition education, and referrals to health care.You may contact the WIC Office for questions about:
Find Lake County Demographics of Children Living in Households, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, Children With Disabilities Living in Single-Parent Family Households, Relationship of Children to Householder, and Income of Family Households with Children. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.
|Children Living in Households||116,041||1,567,755|
|Children Under Age 6 Living in Households||30.8%||32.0%|
|Children Age 6 to 11 Living in Households||33.2%||33.7%|
|Children Age 12 to 17 Living in Households||35.9%||34.3%|
|Children With Disabilities||4.1%||4.7%|
|Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units||60.9%||67.2%|
|Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units||39.1%||32.8%|
|Children Living in Married-Couple Households||66,422||1,025,878|
|Children Living With Male Householder||9,889||131,884|
|Children Living With Female Householder||38,765||394,208|
|Unmarried Partner of Householder Present||9.2%||8.9%|
|Children With Disabilities Living With Male Householder||3.1%||4.5%|
|Children With Disabilities Living With Female Householder||5.4%||6.9%|
|Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)||88.1%||89.2%|
|Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child||2.0%||2.3%|
|Median Income of Households with Children||$60,304||$65,127|
|Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance||32.1%||24.1%|
|Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line||26.8%||19.7%|
|Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line||73.2%||80.3%|