Garnett is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 3,258 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Garnett is the 87th largest community in Kansas.
Unlike some cities, Garnett isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Garnett are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Garnett is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Garnett who work in food service (16.33%), sales jobs (14.97%), and teaching (9.22%).
Garnett 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.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Garnett rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.15% of adults 25 and older in Garnett have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Garnett in 2010 was $17,572, which is low income relative to Kansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $70,288 for a family of four.
The people who call Garnett home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Garnett residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Garnett include Irish, European, English, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Garnett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.