Garner is located close to the center of North Carolina. Garner is between the Wake, Johnston county. Garner has 14.75 square miles of land area and 0.05 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Garner population is 26,723, which has grown 50.49% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Garner median household income is $58,107 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 22.64% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 19.16% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Garner median house value is $163,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 36.87% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 41.83% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Garner is better than the state average in quality. The Garner area code is 919.