Beaumont, TX


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Beaumont is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 118,129 people and 36 constituent neighborhoods, Beaumont is the 25th largest community in Texas.

Unlike some cities, Beaumont isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Beaumont are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Beaumont is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Beaumont who work in sales jobs (14.04%), office and administrative support (11.65%), and management occupations (6.55%).

The education level of Beaumont citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.05% of adults in Beaumont have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Beaumont in 2010 was $24,803, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,212 for a family of four. However, Beaumont contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Beaumont is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Beaumont home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Beaumont residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Beaumont also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.50% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Beaumont include German, French , English, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Beaumont is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.