Baird is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,479 people and just one neighborhood, Baird is the 705th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Baird is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.75% of the Baird workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Baird is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Baird who work in office and administrative support (19.40%), maintenance occupations (5.60%) and management occupations (5.46%).
Of important note, Baird is also a city of artists. Baird has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Baird’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Baird has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Baird has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Baird than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Baird may be for you.
Being a small city, Baird does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.