Merrillville, Indiana






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A Taste of Merrillville, Indiana

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT MERRILLVILLE?

  1. Merrillville is a town in Ross Township, Lake County, Indiana, United States. The population was 35,246 at the 2010 census. Merrillville is located in the east-central portion of Lake County.

  2. In 1971, the area officially became Merrillville (which now includes the old Merrillville as well as other settlements nearby) and was incorporated as a town under Indiana law. During this time, the majority of the town's growth was due to white flight from Gary.

  3. In 2009, a pedestrian bridge at Hidden Lake Park collapsed, injuring at least 25 people. The catastrophe occurred around 10 PM after the annual Fourth of July fireworks display, when several dozen people attempted to cross the wood suspension bridge. Police officers stationed at either side of the bridge were unable to stop the advancing parkgoers, and with numerous people jumping up and down the 30-year-old bridge collapsed, sending somewhere around fifty people into the waters of Hidden Lake.

  4. The median income for a household in the town was $49,545, and the median income for a family was $56,355.

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Demographics of Merrillville, Indiana

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

46.4%

44.5%

0.2%

1.2%

12.9%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Merrillville, Indiana


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. A Joyous Look -  Category: Hair Salons -   - 1205 W. Lincoln Highway Merrillville, Indiana 46410 (219) 736-5322  - (visit website)

  2. Chanel's Salon -  Category: Hair Salons -   - 411 W 81st Ave Merrillville, Indiana 46410 (219) 794-9900  - (reviewse)

  3. Divine Glory Hair Techniques -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 5284 Broadway Merrillville, Indiana 46410 (219) 884-1791

  4. HairAfter Treatment Spa -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 28 W. 73rd ave. inside Sanctuary 7 Salon Merrillville, Indiana 46410 (219) 671-7279

  5. Sanctuary7 Salon & Suites -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 28 W. 73rd Ave. Ste. C Merrillville, Indiana 46410 (219) 671-7279

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Seasons Restarant & Catering Cajun Soul -  Category: Cajun/Creole -   7219 Taft St Merrillville, IN 46410 (219) 756-4663  - (visit website)

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CHURCHES



  1. Unity A.M.E. Zion Church -   5757 Massachusetts St. Merrillville, IN 46410 (219)980-1580

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