Garrison is a tiny town located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 867 people and just one neighborhood, Garrison is the 273rd largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Garrison is a blue-collar town, with 42.52% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Garrison is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Garrison who work in food service (19.69%), community and social services (16.54%) and office and administrative support (11.81%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Garrison is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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!) Garrison 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. Garrison has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Garrison than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Garrison may be for you.
One downside of living in Garrison, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.65 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Garrison does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.