gary Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,631 4.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 18,543 45.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 14,558 35.5 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,047 9.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,260 5.5 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 36,073 87.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 5,171 12.6 % 12.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 77,354 - -
19 years old and under 22,459 29.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 22,615 29.2 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 20,501 26.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 11,779 15.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 65,740 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 15,467 52.3 % 33.5 %
Married 8,696 29.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 444 1.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 4,969 16.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 42,761 - -
Occupied Housing Units 32,637 76.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 10,124 23.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 30,059 70.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 3,099 7.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,105 2.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,618 3.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,169 5.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,971 4.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,772 4.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 968 2.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,092 2.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,618 6.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,284 7.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 8,355 19.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 18,884 44.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 7,270 17.0 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 11,887 15.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 59,741 79.4 % 13.1 %
Asian 352 0.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 3,250 4.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,467 55,775
Median Family Income 36,910 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 17,455 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 56.25 %
  • Temperature 63.18 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.41 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 12.23
    [CDD] 0.48
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com