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Demographics

People

Total Population703
Male Share of the Population40.3%
Female Share of the Population59.7%
Senior Citizens36.4%
Employed Population 16+194
Age of the Population56

Families

% of people married37.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.9%
Median Earnings25+$31,118
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,000
% Above Poverty Level80.8%
% Below Poverty Level19.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.5%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$28,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.2%
German14.2%
Irish9.4%
French Except Basque5.5%
Welsh3.8%
African3.6%
Italian3.1%
English2.8%
Dutch1.7%
Hungarian1%
Ukrainian0.4%
Greek0.4%
Polish0.3%
Russian0.3%
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Gary Almanac

CategoryValue
County McDowell County
P.O. Box Zip Codes24836
Phone Area Codes304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.36
Approximate Longitude-81.53

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)

StationGARY
Distance0.2 miles
Jan Temp21 to 44 F
Apr Temp37 to 67 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp40 to 68 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationPINEVILLE
Distance14.1 miles
Jan Temp23 to 42 F
Apr Temp39 to 67 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 67 F
Annual Precip46.1 inches
StationRICHLANDS
Distance22.8 miles
Jan Temp21 to 42 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 66 F
Annual Precip40.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Anawalt162$0
Keystone129$36,250
Kimball115$63,333
Northfork258$44,375
War1,044$16,250
Welch3,043$39,583
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