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 neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ganado is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ganado who work in office and administrative support (18.21%), teaching (12.14%), and healthcare (8.21%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.42% 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.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Ganado has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Ganado has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ganado than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ganado may be for you.
The education level of Ganado citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.13% of adults 25 and older in Ganado have a college degree.
The per capita income in Ganado in 2010 was $13,445, 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 $53,780 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 German, English, Dutch, and Yugoslavian.
The most common language spoken in Ganado is Navajo. Other important languages spoken here include English and Native American languages.