Comfortably situated in Lake County, Indiana, Hammond is a city that is part of the Chicago metropolitan area. The population in 2010 was at 80,000 people, making it the most populous city in Lake County, trumping Gary, the previous owner of the title. Hammond houses are typically older homes with plenty of historical charm and prices that are hard to beat. Three-bedroom homes can be found for shockingly low prices alongside of more average-priced structures.

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