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About Garden City

Garden City is a suburb in the Detroit Metro Area and in the Wayne County. It has a population of 27,203 and a population density of 4,640, which is 98% above the national average. It has a median age of 41, which is 1 year above the Detroit Metro median age and 2 years above the national average.


Garden City has a median home value of $186,000, which is 24% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,434 is 3% above the metro average rent and 31% below the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Detroit. The average household income in Garden City is $63,630 , which is 11% below the Metro average household income and 15% below the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Garden City is 5. Garden City also has a crime index 75 that is below the Metro average and below the National average.


$186,000Median Home Value
$245,800 Detroit Metro Area
$1,434Median Rent
$1,388 Detroit Metro Area
4 /10 - 7 /10
School Rating
70
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
39 mins To Detroit Metro Area
27 mins Average Travel Time To Work

Garden City Zip Code

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Garden City's population is made up of 46% married, 34% single, 13% divorced and 7% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 39%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 26%. Homeowners make up 81% of the population in Garden City.

27,203Population
4,345,761 Detroit Metro Area
4,640Population Density
  • 49% Male
  • 51% Female
41 Median Age
40 Detroit Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Garden City is $31,043. The Median Household Income is $63,630 and the Garden City Unemployment Rate is 8%.

$31,043Income Per Capita
$40,496 Detroit Metro Area
$63,630Median Household Income
$71,265 Detroit Metro Area
11% Poverty Rate
14% Detroit Metro Area
8% Unemployment Rate
5% Detroit Metro Area
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Amenities in Garden City
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$186,000Median Home Value
$245,800 Detroit Metro Area
$1,434Median Rent
$1,388 Detroit Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Detroit Metro Area

Occupancy Type

Renters
19%
Home Owners
81%
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4 /10 - 7 /10
School Rating
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Top Schools in Garden City

Livonia Public Schools School District
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30600 Louise Court, Westland, MI, 48185
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Garden City Public Schools School District
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33411 Marquette Street, Garden City, MI, 48135
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Crestwood School District
6
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1505 Kinloch Street, Dearborn Heights, MI, 48127
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Garden City Public Schools School District
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6400 Hartel, Garden City, MI, 48135
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Crestwood School District
5
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25900 West Warren Street, Dearborn Heights, MI, 48127
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5-8
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39 mins
Detroit Metro Area
27 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Detroit Metropolitan Airport
16 mins
Baker College Flint
1 hr 15 mins
Northwood University Michigan
43 mins
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Garden City crime index is 70 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Garden City.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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