Big Lake is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,277 people and just one neighborhood, Big Lake is the 497th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Big Lake, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 49.45% of Big Lake’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Big Lake is a city of transportation and shipping workers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Big Lake who work in office and administrative support (12.31%), teaching (6.78%) and sales jobs (6.71%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Big Lake is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.88 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Big Lake doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.