Fun Facts

LaPorte is named from a French term meaning "The Door."

The largest city in LaPorte County is Michigan City, with a population of 32,335 (Census in 2003).

LaPorte County Statistics

LaPorte County Location

41.599216 N, -86.779259 W

LaPorte County Barn

Fishing in LaPorte County

LaPorte County Transportation




Airport LaPorte Municipal Airport
2341 State Rd. 39S
LaPorte, IN 46350

Airport Michigan City Municipal Airport
1300 N. US Highway 212
Michigan City, IN 46360
Phone: 219-872-0121

NCTD South Shore Railroad
Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District
Customer Service Department
33 East U.S. Highway 12
Chesterton, IN 46304
For directions, schedules & fares call 800-356-2079

Public Transportation for the City of LaPorte
102 L Street
La Porte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-362-6565
Monday - Friday 6:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M.
Saturday 8:00 A.M to 4:00 P.M.
Closed Sundays & Major Holidays