Garrett, IN

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Living in Garrett

Garrett is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 6,542 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Garrett is the 106th largest community in Indiana. Garrett has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Garrett is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 45.87% of the Garrett workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Garrett is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Garrett who work in office and administrative support (10.08%), food service (8.42%), and sales jobs (8.03%).

Garrett is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The citizens of Garrett are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.64% of adults in Garrett have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Garrett in 2018 was $25,711, which is middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $102,844 for a family of four. However, Garrett contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Garrett home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Garrett residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Garrett include German, Irish, French, English, and European.

The most common language spoken in Garrett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.

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