Latest Data (2015)
Population 77,156
Nationwide Rank 438

Quick Facts

Gary, Indiana is the 438th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Gary, Indiana is a city.

Gary, Indiana is currently 56.7% smaller than it was in 1960, the year of its peak recorded population.

Gary, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Gary, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
432 Chino Hills, California 16.2%
433 Bloomington, Illinois 19.1%
434 Springdale, Arkansas 62.6%
435 Racine, Wisconsin -5.0%
436 Hammond, Indiana -6.2%
437 Milpitas, California 23.4%
438 Gary, Indiana -24.7%
439 Scranton, Pennsylvania 1.6%
440 Baldwin Park, California 1.4%
441 Auburn, Washington 38.8%
442 St. Joseph, Missouri 3.3%
443 Pharr, Texas 61.5%
444 Upland, California 11.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 77,156 438
2014 77,909 429
2013 78,450 417
2012 79,170 405
2011 79,709 399
2010 80,294 389
2009 95,707 289
2008 96,007 286
2007 96,383 280
2006 96,845 275
2005 97,665 262
2004 98,597 258
2003 99,342 253
2002 100,311 247
2001 101,437 239
2000 102,489 231
1990 116,587 158
1970 175,415 74
1960 178,320 70
1950 133,911 71
1940 111,719 76
1930 100,426 92