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Crown Point
Lake County, Indiana


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Statistics & Facts

The Indiana state capital is Indianapolis.
The population of Crown Point is approximately 17,728 (1990), 27317 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 6,568 (1990), 10394 (2010).
The amount of land area in Crown Point is 20.435 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.016 sq kilometers.
The distance from Crown Point to Washington DC is 593 miles.
The distance to the Indiana state capital is 131 miles. (as the crow flies)
Crown Point is positioned 41.42 degrees north of the equator and 87.35 degrees west of the prime meridian.


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

Known as the Hub City of Lake County, for being the county seat. It was also once, informally, known as the Marriage Mill of Northwest Indiana for being the first county seat over the state line from Chicago in the days when the state required no blood test for a license. celebrities jumping over the line to get hitched at the old Lake County Courthouse included Rudolph Valentino and Muhammad Ali. Also famous for the old jail from which John Dillinger made his escape with a fake gun made out of wood (said to be untrue by locals).
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Lake County Historical Museum
Courthouse Sq
Crown Point, IN 46307
Phone: 219-662-3975
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Crown Point City Government

Crown Point Mayors Office
101 N East St
Crown Point, IN 46307-4027
Phone: 219-662-3240

Lakes of the Four Seasons Fire Department

LOFS Fire Station #1 - West Porter Township
745 West 275 South
Hebron, IN 46341
Phone: (219) 988-4406

Station 2 - Winfield Township LOFS Fire Station #2 - Winfield Township
10645 Randolph Street
Crown Point, IN 46307
Phone: (219) 662-7576

Crown Point Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
Courthouse Sq # 206
Crown Point, IN 46307-3922
Phone: 219-663-1800

Crown Point Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
Courthouse Sq # 206
Crown Point, IN 46307-3922
Phone: 219-663-1800

Crown Point Libraries

Crown Point Public Library
214 S Court St
Crown Point, IN 46307-3900
Phone: 219-663-0270

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