Latest Data (2018)
Population 34,750
Nationwide Rank 1111

Quick Facts

Merrillville, Indiana is the 1,111th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Merrillville, Indiana is a town.

Merrillville, Indiana is currently 1.4% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Merrillville, Indiana's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Merrillville, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1101 Monroe, North Carolina 35,311 28.9%
1102 Tooele, Utah 35,251 52.4%
1103 Oswego, Illinois 35,237 153.5%
1104 Gadsden, Alabama 35,157 -9.5%
1105 Lebanon, Tennessee 35,050 70.9%
1106 Pleasant Hill, California 34,903 5.5%
1107 Brunswick, Ohio 34,897 4.0%
1108 Stow, Ohio 34,857 7.4%
1109 East Point, Georgia 34,849 -14.0%
1110 Riviera Beach, Florida 34,834 16.5%
1111 Merrillville, Indiana 34,750 13.7%
1112 Post Falls, Idaho 34,691 91.2%
1113 Englewood, Colorado 34,690 8.5%
1114 Leawood, Kansas 34,689 24.8%
1115 McMinnville, Oregon 34,617 29.6%
1116 Menlo Park, California 34,549 12.2%
1117 Socorro, Texas 34,533 24.3%
1118 Vestavia Hills, Alabama 34,461 11.5%
1119 Norristown, Pennsylvania 34,422 9.8%
1120 Georgetown, Kentucky 34,395 85.6%
1121 Plainfield, Indiana 34,386 67.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
527 Muncie 68,529 -3.2%
595 Noblesville 63,133 110.0%
619 Terre Haute 60,753 2.0%
643 Greenwood 58,778 60.0%
657 Kokomo 57,869 23.4%
697 Anderson 55,037 -7.6%
743 Elkhart 52,367 -0.4%
777 Mishawaka 49,931 6.2%
793 Lawrence 49,046 25.4%
808 West Lafayette 48,308 68.3%
821 Columbus 47,543 20.9%
824 Jeffersonville 47,432 58.3%
928 Westfield 41,528 168.5%
1051 Portage 36,806 9.5%
1058 New Albany 36,604 -3.2%
1100 Richmond 35,353 -9.5%
1111 Merrillville 34,750 13.7%
1121 Plainfield 34,386 67.5%
1147 Valparaiso 33,729 19.3%
1153 Goshen 33,566 12.4%
1231 Michigan City 31,118 -5.3%
1271 Crown Point 30,059 51.4%
1330 Schererville 28,501 14.1%
1345 Marion 28,047 -13.2%
1346 Hobart 28,040 10.0%
1351 East Chicago 27,930 -13.6%
1389 Zionsville 27,153 157.8%
1442 Brownsburg 26,397 74.9%
1496 Franklin 25,248 28.5%
1660 Greenfield 22,564 50.5%
1664 Munster 22,539 4.7%
1671 Highland 22,382 -4.9%
1719 Clarksville 21,622 0.8%
1721 La Porte 21,610 0.0%
1858 Seymour 19,731 8.4%
1889 Shelbyville 19,326 6.9%
1960 Avon 18,343 111.9%
1987 St. John 18,047 108.6%
2017 Logansport 17,728 -10.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 34,750 1,111
2017 34,871 1,102
2016 34,994 1,088
2015 35,224 1,075
2014 35,450 1,056
2013 35,622 1,041
2012 35,631 1,029
2011 35,581 1,025
2010 35,246 1,017
2009 33,416 1,056
2008 32,959 1,057
2007 32,049 1,080
2006 31,510 1,083
2005 31,117 1,081
2004 30,904 1,080
2003 30,717 1,079
2002 30,681 1,062
2001 30,492 1,058
2000 30,554 1,044
1990 27,987 997