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Crown Point is the county seat of Lake County, Indiana, with a population of 27,317 as of the 2010 census. On October 31, 1834, Solon Robinson and his family became the first settlers in the area that would become Crown Point. Because of its location, Crown Point is still called the "Hub of Lake County". Crown Point is surrounded by Merrillville to the north, Winfield to the east, Cedar Lake to the southwest, and St. John to the west.