Gary Indiana Population 2018

Gary Indiana's estimated population is 76,424 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201676,424-692-0.90%
201577,116-839-1.08%
201477,955-549-0.70%
201378,504-625-0.79%
201279,129-543-0.68%
201179,672-622-0.77%
201080,294-22,452-21.85%
2000102,746-13,900-11.92%
1990116,646-35,322-23.24%
1980151,968-23,447-13.37%
1970175,415-2,905-1.63%
1960178,32044,40933.16%
1950133,91122,19219.86%
1940111,71911,29311.25%
1930100,42645,04881.35%
192055,37838,576229.59%
191016,8020.00%

Gary Indiana Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American64,58084.50%
White9,93413.00%
Some Other Race1,9522.55%
Two or More Races1,3561.77%
Asian4350.57%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1190.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native1070.14%

Gary Indiana Population Pyramid

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Gary In Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.2
Houses Without Mortgage
7,671
Houses With Mortgage
8,101
Vacancy Rate
26.5
Median Rent
728
Median Home Value
67,000
Renter-Occupied Units
15,042
Owner-Occupied Units
15,772
Total Housing Units
41,938

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Gary In for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 9.4% and the labor force participation rate is 52.3%.

Gary In Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.9
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
9260
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1885
Married Couple Families
7652
Average Family Size
3.29
Average Household Size
2.52