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The City of Garrett had a population of 6,585 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Garrett is located at latitude 41.3495 and longitude -85.1355 in DeKalb County. The formal boundaries for the City of Garrett 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.
|Total Population||6,585 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,448 (97.9%)|
|Population in Families||5,254 (79.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||137 ( 2.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$45,682|
|Average Household Income||$53,627|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,954|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,655 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,653 (62.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||767 (28.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||235 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,208|
|Average Home Value||$123,760|
|Housing Affordability Index3||280|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.96%|
|Per Capita Income||1.46%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.31%|
The table below compares Garrett to the other 679 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 103||85th|
|Population Density||# 238||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 511||25th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 395||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 624||8th|
|Diversity Index||# 217||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.