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Apartments for rent in Garner, IA

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Garner Demographics

Education

High School

33%

Associate's

35%

Bachelor's

28%

Master's

5%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

52%

3 people

23%

4 people

14%

5 people

5%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

33%

50-100k

40%

100-150k

18%

150-200k

5%

200k+

3%

Age

0-10

15%

10-20

14%

20-45

24%

45-65

24%

65+

23%

Getting Around Garner

Garner Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

58%

15-30 Mins

26%

30-40 Mins

9%

40-60 Mins

5%

60+ Mins

2%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3636

Walk Score®

Percentage: 3838

Bike Score®

Garner Education

Schools

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Living in Garner, IA

The small town of Garner, Iowa is home to just over 3,000 residents. Retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (21%) here than nationally (14%), while young professionals appear in smaller numbers. Home ownership is more common than renting in the area, and 25% of residents rent. Renters in the town benefit from a relatively low average rent of $622 per month, which is $188 a month less than the state average.

With an average commute time of about 17 minutes, outperforming most cities in Iowa, Garner residents know that it isn't overly time-consuming to get to work. Driving is the prevailing mode of getting to work, opted for by 49% of residents, while public transit isn't used widely. Riding a motorcycle is the second-most favored means of commuting to work, chosen by 1% of residents. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.

Compared to the national average (19%), Garner has a relatively high number of residents over the age of 25 who have a Bachelor's or Associate's degree (26%). Furthermore, 3% have a Master's or Doctoral degree. If you're looking for a variety of career options, Garner has them in spades. The four most common industries are manufacturing, retail, healthcare, and education. Combined, these industries account for 38% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the town's residents work in transportation, as 10% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of around $71,000, Garner workers earn roughly the same as their peers elsewhere in the state. Garner's average income also is fairly average compared to the national level of $73,345.

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