Anthony is a somewhat small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,517 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Anthony is the 359th largest community in Texas.
Anthony is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Anthony is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Anthony who work in office and administrative support (18.41%), sales jobs (14.66%), and personal care services (8.84%).
The rate of college-level education in Anthony is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.99% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Anthony in 2010 was $11,849, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $47,396 for a family of four.
Anthony is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Anthony home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Anthony, accounting for 78.73% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Anthony residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Anthony include Irish, English, European, and Hungarian.
Anthony also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 20.83%.
The most common language spoken in Anthony is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Native American languages.