Ganado is a very small town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 1,215 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ganado is the 130th largest community in Arizona.
Ganado is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.12% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Ganado is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ganado who work in office and administrative support (19.30%), personal care services (12.63%), and teaching (10.18%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.16% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
The citizens of Ganado are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.58% of adults in Ganado have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Ganado in 2010 was $12,721, which is lower middle income relative to Arizona, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $50,884 for a family of four. However, Ganado contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Ganado home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ganado residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Ganado include Irish, English, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Ganado is Navajo. Other important languages spoken here include English and Native American languages.