Gas City, Indiana Population 2024

6,026

Gas City is a city located in Grant County Indiana. Gas City has a 2024 population of 6,026. Gas City is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -1.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,137 in 2020.

The average household income in Gas City is $66,648 with a poverty rate of 16.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Gas City is 44.7 years, 45.1 years for males, and 44.5 years for females.

Gas City Demographics

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

  • White: 90.69%
  • Two or more races: 5.92%
  • Black or African American: 1.77%
  • Asian: 1.38%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Indiana
Land Area (mi²)
4.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,243.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-1.81% (-111)
The current population of Gas City, Indiana is 6,026 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,137.

Gas City, Indiana Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White5,53190.69%
Two or more races3615.92%
Black or African American1081.77%
Asian841.38%
Other race150.25%
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Gas City Population by Race

Gas City Population Pyramid 2024

Gas City Median Age

44.7

Total

45.1

Male

44.5

Female

Gas City Adults

There are 4,641 adults, (1,414 of whom are seniors) in Gas City.

Gas City Age Dependency

89

Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Gas City Sex Ratio

Female3,36455.16%
Male2,73544.84%

Gas City Population by Age

Gas City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2,5622.3576.123.9
Married1,2143.0183.616.4
Non Family7901.1467.632.4
Female4052.4573.826.2
Male1533.076634
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2.82

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Gas City Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Gas City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gas City Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.22%.

Gas City Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$38,732

Average Earnings

$45,195

Average Male

$32,984

Average Female

Gas City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gas City Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Gas City Language

98.71% of Gas City residents speak only English, while 1.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.76% of the population.

Gas City Language

Gas City Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White5,45967712.4%
Multiple36123966.2%
Hispanic34622665.32%
Black1054643.81%
Asian843440.48%
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16.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.25%

Male Poverty Rate

16.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gas City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gas City is Multiple, with 66.2% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gas City is White, with 12.4% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.39%.

Gas City Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.16%
High School16.06%
Some College12.26%
Bachelors or Greater12.25%
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Gas City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed47.33%
Male Employed10.71%
Female Employed3.34%
Female Unemployed1.65%
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Gas City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gas City Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Gas City Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Gas City Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Gas City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Gas City Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Gas City Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

703

Number of Veterans

703

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Gas City Veterans by War

count

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Gas City Veterans by Age

count

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Gas City Veterans by Race

Gas City Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

12.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gas City Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

57.8%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Gas City Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Gas City Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Gas City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

83.96%

Born in Gas City

98.77%

Native Born

1.23%

Foreign Born

0.54%

Non Citizen

0.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.77% of Gas City residents were born in the United States, with 83.96% having been born in Indiana. 0.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Gas City Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20295,901-25-0.42%
20285,926-25-0.42%
20275,951-25-0.42%
20265,976-25-0.42%
20256,001-25-0.41%
20246,026-25-0.41%
20236,051-25-0.41%
20226,076-25-0.41%
20216,101-36-0.59%
20206,1373746.49%
20195,763-10-0.17%
20185,773-26-0.45%
20175,799-35-0.6%
20165,834-75-1.27%
20155,909-85-1.42%
20145,994-49-0.81%
20136,043-23-0.38%
20126,066-42-0.69%
20116,108-26-0.42%
20106,1341943.27%
20005,940-356-5.65%
19906,296-74-1.16%
19806,37062810.94%
19705,7421,27328.49%
19604,46968218.01%
19503,7872998.57%
19403,48840112.99%
19303,0872177.56%
19202,870-354-10.98%
19103,224-398-10.99%
19003,622
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Gas City Population by Year