Statewide Claims to Fame

Garden City is 3rd in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Foreign born residents

Garden City is 4th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Garden City is 4th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Garden City is 6th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in People per household

Garden City is 6th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Race - Asian

Garden City is 7th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Garden City is 9th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Garden City is 13th in Kansas out of 50 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Garden City is 14th in Kansas out of 55 other cities in Retail sales

Garden City is 15th in Kansas out of 55 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Garden City Rank Kansas US
Current population (2012) 26,985 15th 2,885,905 313,914,040
Size in square miles 8.8 33rd 81,758.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,022.4 4th 34.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Garden City Rank Kansas US
Residents younger than 5 9.6% 7th 7.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 31.2% 9th 25.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.0% 49th 13.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Garden City Rank Kansas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 69.2% 59th 89.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 17.9% 51st 29.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Garden City Rank Kansas US
Race - White 74.7% 54th 87.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.8% 34th 6.2% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9% 23rd 1.2% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.4% 6th 2.6% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 48th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.9% 33rd 2.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 48.6% 4th 11.0% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 43.0% 58th 77.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Garden City Rank Kansas US
Female residents 50.2% 46th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 20.9% 3rd 6.5% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Garden City Rank Kansas US
Housing units 9,656 17th 1,237,651 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 22.8% 16th 17.6% 25.9%
Households 8,827 16th 1,104,479 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 64.9% 31st 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $102,300 33rd $125,500 $186,200
People per household 2.9 6th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Garden City Rank Kansas US
Income per capita $20,969 43rd $26,545 $27,915
Income per household $48,855 27th $50,594 $52,762
Income below poverty line 14.0% 29th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Garden City Rank Kansas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,710 15th 237,040 27,092,908
Retail sales $461,236 14th $34,538,332 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $16,119 23rd $12,444 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $48,379 13th $4,192,347 $613,795,732

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