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About Highland

Highland is a town in Lake County, Indiana. It spans an area of seven square miles. There was a 5% decrease in the Highland population between 2010 and 2017. About 22,600 people currently live in the town. 

In Highland, the median age is 42 years old. Of adults age 25 and over, 93% have a high school degree, and 25% have a bachelor’s degree. About 1,600 veterans live in the town. 

The population of Highland is 78% white, 15% Hispanic, 4% black, and 2% Asian. Around 12% of the residents speak a native language other than English. Five percent of Highland residents were born in a foreign country. Ninety-eight percent are American citizens. 

The median household income in Highland is $62,200. The homeownership rate is 78%, and the median property value is $153,500. Roughly 8% of Highland residents live below the poverty line.

Mental Health in Highland

Substance abuse is a growing concern in Lake County. Between 2012 and 2017, the number of overdose deaths in the county more than tripled. The median age of individuals who died from a drug overdose in 2017 was 39 years old. About twice as many men as women died from an overdose in that year.

In Lake County, the substances most often detected in overdose cases are fentanyl and heroin. The number of fentanyl-related deaths in the county rose from 3 in 2015 to 21 in 2016. By November 2017, the number had doubled to 42.

References:

  1. Highland, IN. (n.d.). Data USA. Retrieved from https://datausa.io/profile/geo/highland-in
  2. Jacobs, B. & Lyons, C. (2017, November 24.) Opioid crisis affects people ‘across the spectrum,’ says Lake County Sheriff. Chicago Tribune. Retrieved from  http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/post-tribune/news/ct-ptb-northwest-indiana-opioid-crisis-st-1126-20171125-story.html#
  3. QuickFacts: Highland town, Indiana. (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/highlandtownindiana/PST045217