Garden City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 10,289 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Garden City is the 98th largest community in Georgia.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Garden City is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 50.36% of the Garden City workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Garden City is a city of construction workers and builders, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Garden City who work in office and administrative support (11.72%), sales jobs (6.23%), and maintenance occupations (5.88%).
The percentage of people in Garden City with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.01% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Garden City in 2018 was $22,713, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $90,852 for a family of four. However, Garden City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Garden City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Garden City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Garden City residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Garden City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.11% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Garden City include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Garden City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.