Garden City is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Garden City Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Blue Earth County at latitude 44.0472 and longitude -94.165. Blue Earth County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 919 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Garden City Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles.Photos of the local Garden City, MN area
|Population in Households||261|
|Population in Familes||219|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||117 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||95 (81.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||11 ( 9.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||12 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$228,571|
|Average Home Value||$280,319|
|Median Household Income||$67,925|
|Average Household Income||$78,602|
|Per Capita Income||$31,997|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.43%|
|Per Capita Income||2.37%|
The table below compares Garden City to the other 906 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 638||30th|
|Population Density1||# 753||17th|
|Diversity Index2||# 816||10th|
|Median Household Income||# 127||86th|
|Per Capita Income||# 141||85th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.