Merrillville WIC Office in Merrillville, Indiana

Popularity:#4 of 7 WIC Offices in Lake County#128 of 136 WIC Offices in Indiana#3,734 in WIC Offices

Merrillville WIC Office Contact Information

View Address and Phone Number for Merrillville WIC Office, a WIC Office, at Harrison Street, Merrillville IN.


Name
Merrillville WIC Office
Address
6111 Harrison Street, 320
Merrillville, Indiana, 46410
Phone
219-887-1038

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About the Merrillville WIC Office

The Merrillville WIC Office, located in Merrillville, IN, is a local branch administering the federal Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) nutritional program. Offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service agency, the WIC program provides food, nutrition education, and health care referrals to low-income families in Merrillville. The WIC Office promotes the health of women, infants, and children through its services.

You may contact the WIC Office for questions about:
  • Merrillville WIC program
  • WIC program eligibility
  • WIC program application and enrollment
  • WIC participants in Merrillville, IN
  • Reporting problems with WIC

Merrillville Children & Family Household Statistics

Find Merrillville 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, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Merrillville Demographics of Children Living in Households
 MerrillvilleLake County
Children Living in Households8,429117,865
Children Under Age 6 Living in Households24.0%31.1%
Children Age 6 to 11 Living in Households39.3%33.4%
Children Age 12 to 17 Living in Households36.8%35.5%
Children With Disabilities5.2%4.3%
Merrillville Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 MerrillvilleLake County
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units72.8%60.6%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units27.2%39.4%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households4,79567,650
Children Living With Male Householder7389,519
Children Living With Female Householder2,78839,719
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present6.0%8.6%
Merrillville Children With Disabilities Living in Single-Parent Family Households
 MerrillvilleLake County
Children With Disabilities Living With Male Householder4.1%3.5%
Children With Disabilities Living With Female Householder2.5%5.3%
Merrillville Relationship of Children to Householder
 MerrillvilleLake County
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)83.9%87.8%
Grandchild12.6%8.5%
Other Relatives1.2%1.7%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child2.3%1.9%
Merrillville Income of Family Households with Children
 MerrillvilleLake County
Median Income of Households with Children$65,716$57,154
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance23.6%32.9%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line17.4%27.1%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line82.6%72.9%