The City of Garrett had a population of 6,251 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Garrett is located at latitude 41.3532 and longitude -85.1237 in DeKalb County. The formal boundaries for the City of Garrett (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. DeKalb County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 883 feet.
The City of Garrett (GNIS ID: 2394858) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Garrett population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||6,114|
|Population in Familes||5,010|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||137|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,550 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,630 (63.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||652 (25.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||267 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$89,948|
|Average Home Value||$114,080|
|Median Household Income||$45,678|
|Average Household Income||$54,068|
|Per Capita Income||$20,231|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.12%|
|Per Capita Income||1.73%|
The table below compares Garrett to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 106||85th|
|Population Density1||# 243||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 198||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 397||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 527||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.