About Gary


Let's have a look around into background of Gary
  • County: Lake County
  • State: Indiana
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 41.5933333
  • Longitude: -87.3463889
  • Time zone: Central Standard Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours

Weather in Gary

  • Climate: Hot Summer Continental Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: October to December

Location

It is a city in Lake County, Indiana, United States, 25 miles (40 km) 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.

Distance from Gary center to Airport

The nearest major airport is Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW / KMDW).

  • Driving Distance: 36 miles / 58 km
  • Driving Time: 51 Minutes
  • Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Chicago Midway International Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak: National Rail Passenger System.
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 

  • Waitress and Bartender   10   15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking: 

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5  

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Lake Station,
  • Griffith,
  • Hobart




Hobart

Location

Hobart is a city in the US state of Oklahoma. Hobart has a total population of 3,756.

Weather
  • Climate: Sub Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March to May
Tourist Attractions
  • Tiger Safari Inc
  • Washita Battlefield National
  • Water Taxi of Oklahoma

Emergency Contact Numbers in Gary city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1800 872 7245
  • Airport: +1 800-832-6352 (Chicago Midway International Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 219-886-4000 (Methodist Hospitals)

Events

  • Purple Heart
  • Cresent Moon
  • The Beat

Tourist Attractions

  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
  • Marquette Park
  • Whihala Beach

Theatre & Concerts

  • Glen Theatre
  • Theatre Northwest
  • West Side Theatre Guild

Visit Top Restaurants in Gary

  • Asparagus  
  • 54 Main Bistro
  • Venice Italian Steakhouse 

Top Shopping Centers in Gary

  • Commons
  • Gateway Arthur
  • Forty-One Twenty Mall

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Bellaboo's Play & Discovery Center
  • Merrillville History Museum
  • John Dillinger Museum

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Gyros – Munster Gyros
  • Hamburgers – Schoops Hamburgers
  • Onion Rings – Miner-Dunn

Sports Club

  • Indy Eleven – Soccer
  • Indiana Pacers – Basketball
  • Gary SouthShore RailCats – Baseball

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 1.85
  • Taxi: $ 2.50 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1,300.00 
  • Cheap meal: $ 15.00
  • Gasoline: $ 0.62 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 45.00
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