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Merrillville Travel Guide  

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Info about Merrillville

Area:
86 km2
Elevation:
200 m
Overview

Merrillville is located in Lake County in the state of Indiana, USA. Originally called Wiggins Point, this town was a well-known stop for wagon trains headed towards Joliet, Illinois. Merrillville received its name in honour of the Merrill brothers, early community settlers. This region was incorporated as a town in 1971.
This region has a rich history, being occupied by Potawatomi Indians initially. It has an eclectic mix of people including African-Americans and Asians.
The annual average temperature is around 11°C. It is best to avoid travel between the months of November and February, when the temperature is low.
With a population of around 30,500, most locals are engaged in commerce and industry. The city features several industries including steelmaking and petroleum refining.

Area code:
0219
Time zone:
UTC+-5
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Overall Guide : I'm originally from the Southside of Chicago and this is a beautiful peaceful town of course we have crime issues but there not as bad as they could be as long as the police continue to do such a great... more job there has only been a few incidents but it's a great place to live the people are friendly and nice. thanks for the read. Kenneth
Not to be missed water park , paint ball shooting
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