Anahuac is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,324 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Anahuac is the 584th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Anahuac is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Anahuac is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Anahuac who work in management occupations (12.30%), office and administrative support (11.30%), and sales jobs (7.58%).
One of the nice things about Anahuac is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
One downside of living in Anahuac, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.05 minutes every day commuting to work.
Anahuac is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Anahuac rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.63% of adults 25 and older in Anahuac have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Anahuac in 2010 was $20,400, which is middle income relative to Texas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,600 for a family of four. However, Anahuac contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Anahuac is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Anahuac home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Anahuac residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Anahuac also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 26.22% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Anahuac include French , English, Irish, and African.
The most common language spoken in Anahuac is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.