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Gary (/ɡɛəri/) is a city in Lake County, Indiana, United States, 25 miles (40 kilometres) from downtown Chicago, Illinois. The population of Gary was 80,294 at the 2010 census, making it the ninth-largest city in the state of Indiana. Gary's population has had drastic population loss, falling by 55 percent from its peak of 178,320 in 1960. Gary is adjacent to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and borders Lake Michigan.The city is known for its large steel mills, and for being the birthplace of The Jackson 5 music group.

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Planning a vacation to Gary in United States? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. A gripping city on its own right, Chicago also deserves a visit. Chicago, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like The Art Institute Of Chicago, Millennium Park, Cloud Gate. Also, to reach Gary, you'll have to take a flight to Chicago; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Gary*

  • Pollution Statistics in Gary

    Know the pollution level of Gary before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 33.96 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 46.31 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.38 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.97 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.79 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.65 (Very Low)
  • Gary: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Gary for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Gary.

    • Burglary and Theft 57.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 66.71 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 71.51 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 72.73 (High)
    • Car Stealing 55.24 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 66.22 (High)
    • Attacks 63.37 (High)
    • Drug offense 71.93 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 56.08 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 23.02 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 62.77 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 48.13 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 70.24 (High)
  • Living in Gary - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Gary is 145.5 (High)

    • Safety Index 33.89 (Low)
    • Climate Index 69.04 (High)
    • Pollution Index 39.35 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45.22 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 80.12 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 64.02 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.96 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 119.41 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Gary

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Gary

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.72 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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