The total population of the City of Garfield is 31,820. The median age is 34.89
The majority of the population in Garfield has completed at least a high school degree, and 26.05% has a College Degree.
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Garfield has a labor force of 16,412 people, with an unemployment rate of 5.4%.
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Where are the top jobs by occupation?
Office and Administrative support
Executive, Managers, and Administrators
Construction and Extraction
The work distribution of total employees in Garfield is:
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?
Arts, Sports, Entertainment, and Recreation
Health Care and Social Services
How many employees do businesses in Garfield have?
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.
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There are 59% more households who rent their homes than there are homeowners.
Owners vs. Renters
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.
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