Garrett is a tiny town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 814 people and just one neighborhood, Garrett is the 871st largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Garrett is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 45.86% of the Garrett workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Garrett is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Garrett who work in food service (12.43%), office and administrative support (9.39%) and healthcare suport services (5.80%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Garrett 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. Garrett has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Garrett than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Garrett may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Garrett doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.