Garrett is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 441 people and just one neighborhood, Garrett is the 950th largest community in Pennsylvania. Garrett has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Garrett, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.32% of Garrett’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Garrett is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Garrett who work in office and administrative support (17.89%), personal care services (6.84%) and maintenance occupations (6.84%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Garrett’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The borough is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Garrett has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Garrett a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Garrett is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.