Adkins, TX


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Adkins is a somewhat small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 13,162 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Adkins is the 197th largest community in Texas.

Adkins real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Adkins house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some towns, Adkins isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Adkins are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Adkins is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Adkins who work in management occupations (14.85%), office and administrative support (11.67%), and sales jobs (8.51%).

Also of interest is that Adkins has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Adkins has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Adkins a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Adkins, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.26 minutes every day commuting to work.

The education level of Adkins citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.31% of adults 25 and older in Adkins have a college degree.

The per capita income in Adkins in 2010 was $28,999, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $115,996 for a family of four. However, Adkins contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Adkins is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Adkins home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Adkins residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Adkins also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 38.94% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Adkins include Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Adkins is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.