Ballinger is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,732 people and just one neighborhood, Ballinger is the 431st largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ballinger is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ballinger is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ballinger who work in sales jobs (21.12%), office and administrative support (12.08%) and farm management occupations (7.52%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Ballinger is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Ballinger is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.53 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Ballinger does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.