Garden Plain is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 879 people and just one neighborhood, Garden Plain is the 209th largest community in Kansas.
Real Estate Prices
Garden Plain real estate is some of the most expensive in Kansas, although Garden Plain house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Garden Plain is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Garden Plain is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Garden Plain who work in office and administrative support (12.85%), teaching (11.45%) and management occupations (9.35%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Garden Plain is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Garden Plain’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.