Gary Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Gary, WV

General Gary Information

State: West Virginia

County: McDowell County

Close cities: Keystone, WV, Hemphill, WV, Welch, WV, Davy, WV, War, WV, Northfork, WV, Anawalt, WV, Kimball, WV, Caretta, WV

Gary Population (census data)
Total 757 (-15.9% since 2000)
Male 350 (46.2%)
Female 407 (53.8%)

Population Density: 845 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 72.2 (US Avg is 100)

Gary Elevation: 1,402 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1971

Land Area: 0.90 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,406

Zip Codes: 24836.

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Gary Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (61.1%)
  • Black (35.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.9%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (15.5%)
  • Irish (9.3%)
  • Italian (4.6%)
  • German (3.8%)
  • Hungarian (3.6%)
  • English (2.2%)

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