dcsimg

People

Total Population 266
Male Share of the Population 52.3%
Female Share of the Population 47.7%
Senior Citizens 16.9%
Employed Population 16+ 121
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 56.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.5%
Median Earnings25+ $39,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,313
Median Earnings With High School Degree $35,000

Wealth

Median Family Income $71,875
% Above Poverty Level 87.9%
% Below Poverty Level 12.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.1%
Median Gross Rent $600
Median House Value $63,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12%
US/American 0%
English 0.8%
Irish 4.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Gary Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles NE of Fargo, North Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 219 miles NW of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Norman
Standard Zip Codes 56545
Phone Area Codes 218
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 47.371
Longitude -96.267

Gary Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ADA
Distance 12.7 miles
Jan Temp -5 to 14 F
Apr Temp 31 to 53 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 33 to 55 F
Annual Precip 23.9 inches
Station MAHNOMEN 1 W
Distance 13.8 miles
Jan Temp -8 to 13 F
Apr Temp 28 to 52 F
Jul Temp 56 to 79 F
Oct Temp 31 to 54 F
Annual Precip 23.5 inches
Station CROOKSTON NW EXP STN
Distance 33.5 miles
Jan Temp -7 to 14 F
Apr Temp 31 to 52 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 33 to 55 F
Annual Precip 20.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ada 1,681 $62,813
Fertile 931 $57,143
Mahnomen 1,275 $48,750

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Push Your Creativity To The Next Level
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: The Inclusive Classroom (SPED)
  • Higher Education (EDD)
  • Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

Programs
  • MSN in Clinical Leadership
  • MSN in Executive Leadership
  • MS in Finance
  • Saint Xavier University, Chicago‚Äôs oldest Catholic university, has a long history of educating students to prepare them for professional success and lay the foundation for personal fulfillment.

Programs
  • Business Administration (BS)
  • Business Administration - Human Resources (BS)
  • Business Management & Accounting (AAS)
  • Congratulations! Your interest in Independence University is an important first step toward changing your life. A career-focused degree is the key to a career with a potentially higher income, better benefits, and more satisfaction.

Study Online in Gary

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Gary Government Officials


Are you an official in the Gary government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top