Munster, Indiana is a town located in Lake County, United States. This bedroom community is situated in the Chicago metropolitan area, approximately 30 miles southeast of the Chicago Loop. Munster is 1 mile south of Hammond, Indiana and 21 miles south of Chicago, Illinois. Munster is a small town with a population of 23,603 according to the 2010 census.
The town covers an area of 8.2 square miles and has a population density of 2,890 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 42.3 years old and the median household income is $76,945.The town has a total area of 8.2 square miles and is home to many parks and recreational areas. The town has a total of 11 parks, including Centennial Park, which features a playground, picnic area, and walking trails. Other parks include Community Park, which has a playground and basketball court; and Wolf Lake Park, which offers fishing and boating opportunities.Munster also has several schools in the area, including Munster High School, Munster Middle School, and Munster Elementary School.
The town also has several private schools such as St. Thomas More Catholic School and St. Paul Lutheran School.Munster is a great place to live with its small-town charm and close proximity to Chicago. With its many parks and recreational areas, schools, and other amenities, it's no wonder why so many people choose to call Munster home.