Haslet is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,517 people and just one neighborhood, Haslet is the 700th largest community in Texas.
Real Estate Prices
Haslet real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Haslet house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Haslet is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Haslet is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Haslet who work in management occupations (13.65%), office and administrative support (10.81%) and sales jobs (9.92%).
Also of interest is that Haslet has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Haslet is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Haslet’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Haslet is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Haslet, the average commute to work is 32.81 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.