Gary (zip 46409), Indiana 

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Population

7,625

-14.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

7.2%

Best Places to Live in Gary (zip 46409), Indiana

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan
Pros
-Economic and cultural diversity
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest and preservation
Cons
-Harsh climate
-Cost of living
-Violent crime

Local Listings in 46409
 $25,000 
3508 Carolina St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 768 SqFt
 $7,400 
4356 Connecticut St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 2320 SqFt
 $7,500 
5149 Massachusetts St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1249 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area

A world-class commercial, industrial and cultural city, Chicago functions as is a major national center and as the major regional center for America’s heartland. It originally emerged as a transport center for cargo headed west and agricultural products headed east by land and water. Although transportation technology has changed, the role has not. The city is the most important passenger and freight transport hub in the country with the largest number of air departures and the most rail traffic in the nation. The commercial and manufacturing economy stands out both for its size and diversity. Over 30 Fortune 500 companies in an assortment of industries have headquarters here. Factories and warehouses extend for miles from the downtown area. Chicago is also a major center for small manufacturing and business. There is probably no more diverse an economy in the country.


QUICK FACTS

City: Gary
Zip Codes: Gary (zip 46409)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gary (zip 46409) is 7.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gary (zip 46409) jobs have increased by 1.19%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gary (zip 46409)'s cost of living is 21.10% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Gary (zip 46409)'s Cost of Living

VOTING
Lake county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Gary (zip 46409)'s population is 7,625 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 14.63%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gary (zip 46409) is $66,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.42%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Gary (zip 46409) public schools spend $14,299 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.7 students per teacher in Gary (zip 46409). More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN 46409
$25,000
3508 Carolina St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$7,400
4356 Connecticut St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$7,500
5149 Massachusetts St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$25,000
4235 Ohio St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$12,000
3911 Kentucky St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$30,000
4234 Connecticut St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$13,900
3861 Connecticut St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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