Bandera is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 877 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bandera is the 849th largest community in Texas.
Bandera real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Bandera house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bandera is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bandera is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bandera who work in office and administrative support (17.54%), sales jobs (10.19%), and management occupations (9.72%).
Bandera 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.
The citizens of Bandera are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.61% of adults in Bandera have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bandera in 2010 was $18,644, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,576 for a family of four. However, Bandera contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bandera home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bandera residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Bandera also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.97% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bandera include German, Irish, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Bandera is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.