The city of Hammond is located in the county of Lake. It covers a total area of 64.46 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in adhesives, aviation, automotive, finance, beverages, dairy, information technology, textiles, pharmaceuticals, food delivery services, health, hotel, metal fabrication, publishing, real estate and transport. Commercial spaces are utilized by educational institutions, liquor stores and truck repairing services and stores of women clothing, enhance the economy in a positive way.