Garfield

Community Profile

People

The total population of the City of Garfield is 31,820. The median age is 34.89

31,820

Total Population

48.09%

Male

51.91%

Female

Age Distribution

Median Age

35

Educational Attainment

The majority of the population in Garfield has completed at least a high school degree, and 26.05% has a College Degree.

< Grade 9

8.98%

Grade 9-12

7.1%

High School

41.37%

Some College

16.5%

Assoc Degree

5.23%

Bach Degree

16.02%

Grad Degree

4.8%

2

in the community

197

within 50 miles

offer Associate’s Degree or Certificate

1

in the community

182

within 50 miles

offer Bachelor’s Degree or Higher

Labor Force

Garfield has a labor force of 16,412 people, with an unemployment rate of 5.4%.

16,412

Labor Force

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

-22.86%

Unemployment Rate Change (1 year)

Where are the top jobs by occupation?

Office and Administrative support

13.58%

1,174

Executive, Managers, and Administrators

10.3%

890

Sales

9.8%

847

Construction and Extraction

8.76%

757

Education, Training/Library

6.94%

600

The work distribution of total employees in Garfield is:

41%

Blue Collar

58%

White Collar

Total Establishments

1,012

Total Employees

8,642

Businesses and Jobs

Garfield has a total of 1,012 businesses. In 2016, the leading industries in Garfield were Construction, Arts, Sports, Entertainment, and Recreation, Manufacturing, and Health Care and Social Services.

What are the top industries by jobs?

1

Construction

1,305

Jobs

116

Establishments

2

Arts, Sports, Entertainment, and Recreation

1,079

Jobs

20

Establishments

3

Manufacturing

1,000

Jobs

72

Establishments

4

Health Care and Social Services

834

Jobs

87

Establishments

How many employees do businesses in Garfield have?

1-4

Employees

1-4 Employees

65.91%

5-9 Employees

19.66%

10-19 Employees

7.21%

20-49 Employees

4.74%

50-99 Employees

1.58%

100+ Employees

0.89%

Income and Spending

Households in Garfield earn a median yearly income of 50,534. 40.19% of the households earn more than the national average each year. Household expenditures average 51,334 per year. The majority of earnings get spent on Shelter, Transportation, Food and Beverages, Health Care, and Utilities.

$50,534

Median Household Income

Income Distribution

How do people spend most of their money?

PER HOUSEHOLD

Shelter

$10,531

Transportation

$9,773

Food and Beverages

$7,639

Health Care

$4,155

Utilities

$3,961

$51,334

Median Household Expenditure

Housing

There are 59% more households who rent their homes than there are homeowners.

Owners vs. Renters

Transportation

Residents spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work. Garfield is served by 25 airports within 50 miles. Rail can be accessed within the community. Interstates can be accessed 1 miles away.

23min

Commute Travel Time

0 + 25(+50 miles)

Airports in Community

1

Distance to Interstate

Freight Rail

In Community

Taxes

Top State Corporate Income Tax

9%

Top State Corporate Capital Gains Tax

9%

Top State Personal Income Tax

8.97%

Top State Personal Capital Gains Tax

9%

State Sales Tax

7%

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