Garberville is a tiny town located in the state of California. With a population of 913 people and just one neighborhood, Garberville is the 715th largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Garberville are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Garberville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Garberville is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Garberville who work in office and administrative support (18.37%), teaching (14.20%) and maintenance occupations (12.73%).
Of important note, Garberville is also a town of artists. Garberville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Garberville’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Garberville 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. Garberville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Garberville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Garberville may be for you.
One of the benefits of Garberville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 11.34 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small town, Garberville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.