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People

Total Population 722
Male Share of the Population 42.1%
Female Share of the Population 57.9%
Senior Citizens 35%
Employed Population 16+ 187
Age of the Population 53

Families

% of people married 40%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,688
% Above Poverty Level 82.8%
% Below Poverty Level 17.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.9%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $30,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.3%
US/American 0%
English 3.6%
Irish 8%

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

Gary Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 68 miles S of Charleston, West Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 153 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina
County McDowell
P.O. Box Zip Codes 24836
Phone Area Codes 304
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.363
Longitude -81.55

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 GARY
Distance 0.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 44 F
Apr Temp 37 to 67 F
Jul Temp 61 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 68 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
Station PINEVILLE
Distance 14.1 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 42 F
Apr Temp 39 to 67 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 46.1 inches
Station RICHLANDS
Distance 22.8 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 42 F
Apr Temp 37 to 64 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 66 F
Annual Precip 40.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Anawalt 191 $31,250
Keystone 176 $25,625
Kimball 105 $49,375
Northfork 320 $43,750
War 811 $23,750
Welch 3,021 $44,327

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

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