Texico is a very small city located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 1,137 people and just one neighborhood, Texico is the 84th largest community in New Mexico.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Texico is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.25% of the Texico workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Texico is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Texico who work in office and administrative support (11.48%), food service (10.31%) and farm management occupations (10.12%).
Another important characteristic of Texico is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small city, Texico does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.