|Lake County Facts||Porter County Facts|
Where in the world is Lake County?
Lake County is a hub in mid-America's economic activity. A network of major highways makes it easily accessible, the Indiana Toll Road, Interstate 80-94, Interstate 65, U.S. 41 and U.S. 30, for example. It is only a 35-minute drive from Lake County to the heart of neighboring Chicago.
Where in the world is Porter County?
During the 1800s, the county's earliest newcomers came on foot, horseback and by wagon along an Indian trail that led west. Today, you can come by car via Interstates 94 and I-80/90 (the Indiana Toll Road), US Highways 30, 6, 12 and 20 and State Road 49. Located in the northwest corner of Indiana, the County is close to several airports: Chicago O'Hare (75 miles), Midway (55 miles) and Michiana (South Bend, 50 miles).