In 2018, Gary, IN had a population of 76.7k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $30,310. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Gary, IN declined from 77,416 to 76,677, a -0.955% decrease and its median household income grew from $29,293 to $30,310, a 3.47% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gary, IN are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (79.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (11.4%), Other (Hispanic) (2.87%), White (Hispanic) (2.66%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.45%). 0% of the households in Gary, IN speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.2% of the residents in Gary, IN are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Gary, IN was $67,400, and the homeownership rate was 51.3%. Most people in Gary, IN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Gary, IN was 1 car per household.