Garrett, Indiana Population 2021

6,479
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Garrett is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 6,479, it is the 101st largest city in Indiana and the 4137th largest city in the United States . Garrett is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 3.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,286 in 2010. Garrett reached it's highest population of 6,479 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, Garrett has a population density of 1,556 people per square mile.

The average household income in Garrett is $59,704 with a poverty rate of 12.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $680 per month, and the median house value is $98,000. The median age in Garrett is 35.7 years, 35.3 years for males, and 36 years for females.

Garrett Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Garrett was:

  • White: 96.41%
  • Two or more races: 1.64%
  • Black or African American: 1.17%
  • Asian: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Garrett, Indiana is 6,479 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,380.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,286.

Garrett, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,41296.41%
Two or More Races1091.64%
Black or African American781.17%
Asian420.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.15%
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Garrett Population by Race

Garrett Population Pyramid $2021

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Garrett Median Age

35.7


Total

35.3


Male

36


Female

Garrett Adults

There are 5,037 adults, (927 of whom are seniors) in Garrett.

Garrett Age Dependency

61.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Garrett Sex Ratio

Female

3,611

54.29%

Male

3,040

45.71%

Garrett Population by Age

Garrett Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Garrett Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
Female73.7%26.3%
All70.9%29.1%
Male53.1%46.9%
Non Family50.9%49.1%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Garrett Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6692.4670.9
Married1,2353.0287.5
Non Family8961.2250.9
Female3423.2773.7
Male1963.1853.1

2.95

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Garrett Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade591.36%
9th to 12th Grade60313.88%
High School Graduate1,90243.77%
Some College1,00923.22%
Associates Degree2616.01%
Bachelors Degree4289.85%
Graduate Degree831.91%
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Garrett Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Garrett Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,1073,492460
Hispanic15411326
Black515119
2+ Races2014
Asian18186
Native American77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 37.25%.

Garrett Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,209$40,898$27,303
Less Than 9th Grade$42,591$43,424$26,250
High School Graduate$31,533$39,167$24,286
Some College$35,245$52,580$31,518
Bachelors Degree$29,605$35,771$25,781
Graduate Degree$41,719$$43,929

$33,209

Average Earnings

$40,898

Average Male

$27,303

Average Female

Garrett Earnings by Educational Attainment

Garrett Language by Age

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Garrett Language

99.02% of Garrett residents speak only English, while 0.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.90% of the population.

Garrett Language

Garrett Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,05668211.26%
Hispanic2986120.47%
Black783646.15%
Asian423685.71%
Multiple1091917.43%

12.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.66%

Male Poverty Rate

14.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garrett

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garrett is Asian, with 85.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garrett is White, with 11.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.53%.

Garrett Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater16.77%
Less Than 9th Grade10.78%
Some College10.74%
High School7.69%

Garrett Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed11.54%
Female Employed11.51%
Male Employed6.81%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Garrett Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Garrett Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,540$59,704
Families$54,885$66,741
Married Families$67,781-
Non Families$31,835$41,362
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Income by Household Type

Garrett Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Garrett Married by Age and Sex

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Garrett Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Garrett Marital Status by Race

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Garrett Marital Status

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421

Number of Veterans

407

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam124
Second Gulf War93
First Gulf War56
World War II13
Korea13

Garrett Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64105
35 to 54104
65 to 7489
75+78
18 to 3445

Garrett Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3827.83%
2+ Races2240.00%
Hispanic126.78%
Asian1266.67%
Black56.41%

Garrett Veterans by Race

Garrett Veterans by Education

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16.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garrett Veterans by Education

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63.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Garrett Employment by Age

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Garrett Employment by Race

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Garrett Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.61%

Born in Garrett

98.96%

Native Born

1.04%

Foreign Born

0.29%

Non Citizen

0.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.96% of Garrett residents were born in the United States, with 74.61% having been born in Indiana. 0.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Garrett Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,479330.51%
20206,446330.51%
20196,413330.52%
20186,380350.55%
20176,34520.03%
20166,343150.24%
20156,32860.09%
20146,32230.05%
20136,31930.05%
20126,316-23-0.36%
20116,339150.24%
20106,3245210.86%
20005,8034540.82%
19905,3494750.93%
19804,8741590.33%
19704,7153510.78%
19604,364730.17%
19504,29160.01%
19404,285-143-0.33%
19304,428-368-0.80%
19204,7966471.46%
19104,1492390.60%
19003,9101,1433.52%
18902,7670.00%

Garrett Population by Year