Gary, IN
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Gary Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Gary Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
77,156

Age

PEOPLE OF Indiana DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.67
5 To 17 19.24
18 To 24 8.84
25 To 34 11.27
35 To 54 23.59
55 To 64 13.69
65 Years And Over 15.71

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 5.0
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 83.9
COLLEGE GRADUATES 13.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Gary 16305 15050.335075634326 #EE2025
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Gary 28020 13925.141547235218 #EE2025
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
37.1%

Employment Industries in Gary

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 17.9
Manufacturing 15.0
Retail 10.9
Education 9.6
Accommodation 9.3
Transportation 6.5
Administration 5.3
Public Service 5.1
Other 4.8
Arts 3.8
Construction 3.2
Finance 3.2

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 10.7
Black Or African American 81.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 0.5
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Some Other Race Alone 1.2
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 5.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 2.7
Irish 2.1
English 1.4
Italian 1.1
Polish 0.8
African 0.8
Scottish 0.3
Dutch 0.3
Russian 0.2
Greek 0.2
French 0.2
Hungarian 0.2
Swedish 0.1
Lithuanian 0.1
Nigerian 0.1
Scandinavian 0.1
Slovak 0.1
Romanian 0.1
European 0.1
French Canadian 0.1

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 94.7
Spanish 3.5
African languages 0.4
French Creole 0.2
French 0.2
German 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Arabic 0.1
Indic languages 0.1
West Germanic languages 0.1
Korean 0.1
Greek 0.1
Hindi 0.0
Polish 0.0
Italian 0.0
Vietnamese 0.0
Serbo-Croatian 0.0
Japanese 0.0

Foreign Born Gary Residents:
1.8%