Census Tract 306, East Chicago, Indiana

Census Tract 306 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in East Chicago, Indiana.

This 0.9 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 4,300and is one of 15 Opportunity Zones in Lake County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Indiana.

Census Tract 306 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$35K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $35,000, which is 40% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Indiana of $58,000.

Poverty Rate

32%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 32%, which is 20% higherthan the rate for the state of Indiana of 12%.

Median Home Value

$81K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $81,000, which is 49% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Indiana of $160,000.

Education

75%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 75%, which is 15% lowerthan the rate for the state of Indiana of 90%.

Median Age

34

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 34, which is 11% lowerthan the median age for the state of Indiana of 38.

Indiana OZ Funds

There are 7QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Indianaas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Indiana; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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