Granger is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,475 people and just one neighborhood, Granger is the 720th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Granger is a blue-collar town, with 41.19% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Granger is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Granger who work in office and administrative support (11.34%), maintenance occupations (10.82%) and management occupations (10.12%).
Also of interest is that Granger has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.17% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Granger’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One downside of living in Granger, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.67 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small city, Granger doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.