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Cedar Lake
Lake County, Indiana


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Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items


Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.



Statistics & Facts

The Indiana state capital is Indianapolis.
The population of Cedar Lake is approximately 8,885 (1990), 11560 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 3,344 (1990), 4193 (2010).
The amount of land area in Cedar Lake is 17.377 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 3.445 sq kilometers.
The distance from Cedar Lake to Washington DC is 596 miles.
The distance to the Indiana state capital is 130 miles. (as the crow flies)
Cedar Lake is positioned 41.37 degrees north of the equator and 87.43 degrees west of the prime meridian.
The city tree is the Maple.
The city bird is the eagle.
The Cedar Lake city color is Blue.


in extreme northwest Indiana, south of Chicago
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History & History Related Items

The area was first settled by the white man around 1830, mingling with the local Native Americans until the 1840s when they were forced out to the west. Beginning in the late 1800s, the lake began to becme a resort area. Many hotels were built and visitors came to enjoy the setting. The railroad also helped to bolster the tourism of the area with many people coming from as far as the Chicago area.

Cedar Lake, itself, is smaller than it was many years ago. Today, it averages about 8-9 feet in depth. It is about 2.1 miles long and a little under a mile wide.
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The incorporation of Cedar Lake

1970 (town)

Cedar Lake City Government

Cedar Lake Town Hall
7408 Constitution Ave
Cedar Lake, IN 46303-9186
Phone: 219-374-4435

Cedar Lake Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
7927 Lake Shore Dr
Cedar Lake, IN 46303-8704
Phone: 219-374-6157

Cedar Lake Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
7927 Lake Shore Dr
Cedar Lake, IN 46303-8704
Phone: 219-374-6157

Cedar Lake Libraries

Lake County Public Library
13330 Parrish Ave
Cedar Lake, IN 46303-9201
Phone: 219-374-7121

Cedar Lake Schools

Hanover Community School Corp
10120 W 133rd Ave
Cedar Lake, IN 46303-8510
Phone: 219-374-5546

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