Garden City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Alabama):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Garden City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Alabama (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||34 miles N of Birmingham, Alabama (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||136 miles W of Atlanta, Georgia|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||35070|
|Phone Area Codes||256|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||29 to 52 F|
|Apr Temp||45 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||59.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||30 to 51 F|
|Apr Temp||47 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 74 F|
|Annual Precip||58.7 inches|
|Station||HUNTSVILLE INTL AP|
|Jan Temp||31 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||48 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||50 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||57.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.9|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||5||0.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||587|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||21.6%|
|French (except Basque)||1.5%|
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.
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