North Township, Lake County, Indiana

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North Township
Map highlighting North Township, Lake County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 41°36′40″N 87°28′52″W / 41.61111°N 87.48111°W / 41.61111; -87.48111Coordinates: 41°36′40″N 87°28′52″W / 41.61111°N 87.48111°W / 41.61111; -87.48111
CountryUnited States United States
StateIndiana Indiana
 • TypeIndiana township
 • BodyTownship Board
 • MemberPeter Katic (D)
 • MemberRichard J. Novak (D)
 • MemberLisa Salinas Matonovich (D)
 • TrusteeAdrian Santos (D)
 • Total58.87 sq mi (152.5 km2)
 • Land53.17 sq mi (137.7 km2)
 • Water5.7 sq mi (15 km2)
Elevation591 ft (180 m)
 • Total162,855
 • Density3,063.1/sq mi (1,182.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (Central)
ZIP Codes
46312, 46320-25, 46327, 46394
Area code219
FIPS code18-54414[3]
GNIS feature ID453677

North Township is one of 11 townships in Lake County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 162,855 and it contained 67,828 housing units.[4]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 58.87 square miles (152.5 km2), of which 53.17 square miles (137.7 km2) (or 90.32%) is land and 5.7 square miles (15 km2) (or 9.68%) is water.[4]


The five municipalities of North Township, which lie totally within its boundaries and their populations as of the 2010 Census, are:




There are five public school districts in North Township:

The privately owned and operated Bishop Noll Institute is located in Hammond.


  1. ^ "2014 Public Officials Directory". Lake County Board of Elections and Voter's Registration. Retrieved 2014-06-10.
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2020 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Archived from the original on 2020-02-12. Retrieved 2013-05-10.

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