Garden City is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,628 people and just one neighborhood, Garden City is the 277th largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
Garden City is a blue-collar town, with 36.52% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Garden City is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Garden City who work in management occupations (11.80%), sales jobs (10.81%) and office and administrative support (8.43%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Garden City 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. Garden City has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Garden City than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Garden City may be for you.
Being a small city, Garden City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.