In 2017, Gary, IN had a population of 77.4k people with a median age of 38.6 and a median household income of $29,293. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Gary, IN declined from 77,858 to 77,416, a -0.568% decrease and its median household income grew from $28,895 to $29,293, a 1.38% increase.
The population of Gary, IN is 80.2% Black or African American Alone, 11.8% White Alone, and 5.84% Hispanic or Latino. 5.3% of the people in Gary, IN speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Gary, IN is $66,300, and the homeownership rate is 52%. Most people in Gary, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Gary, IN is 1 car per household.