Hammond Information

Hammond Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Hammond, IL

General Hammond Information

State: Illinois

County: Piatt County

Close cities: Garrett, IL, La Place, IL, Bement, IL, Atwood, IL, Ivesdale, IL, Lovington, IL, Milmine, IL, Cerro Gordo, IL, Arthur, IL

Hammond Population (census data)
Total 511 (-1.2% since 2000)
Male 269 (52.6%)
Female 242 (47.4%)

Population Density: 671 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 71.4 (US Avg is 100)

Hammond Elevation: 678 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1901

Land Area: 0.76 square miles

Median Household Income: $59,054

Zip Codes: 61929.

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Hammond Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.1%)
  • Black (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (28.4%)
  • English (15.4%)
  • United States (14.5%)
  • Irish (12.7%)
  • Dutch (1.9%)
  • French (1.4%)

Local Hammond Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues, Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: University of Illinois, Eastern Illinois University

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