Welcome to the Town of New Chicago Indiana!

Located in Lake County Indiana and nestled between the City of Hobart, the City of Lake Station and along the Deep River waterway. New Chicago is predominately a residential community located within an urban region characterized by industrial, manufacturing and transportation activities. The approximately one square mile of urban development has a population of 2,035 that equals 826 households.

The Town of New Chicago is a fifteen-minute drive from the beaches of Lake Michigan and the town boasts its friendly neighbors, welcoming houses of worship and plenty of park and recreation activities.

Come check us out!


The Town of New Chicago Annual Spring Clean-up held in June has been cancelled for this year (2018).

Please do not leave household items on the curb in June as the Town will not be picking up these items.

If you do have household recyclables, our trash collector will pick up one (1) large item per week and
all residents have a weekly recycle container furnished by TOTAL.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the New Chicago Town Hall at: (219) 962-1157

The annual rental application is due on APRIL 30th. There is a $100 late fee for applications submitted after this date.

A $100 fine will be enforced for any non-registered dogs.