Gary City is a tiny town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 306 people and just one neighborhood, Gary City is the 998th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Gary City is a blue-collar town, with 37.42% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Gary City is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gary City who work in sales jobs (22.09%), management occupations (10.43%) and teaching (5.52%).
A relatively large number of people in Gary City telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.98% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town 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, Gary City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Gary City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Gary City is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Gary City, the average commute to work is 35.33 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Gary City doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.