Brackettville is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,655 people and just one neighborhood, Brackettville is the 670th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Brackettville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brackettville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Brackettville who work in management occupations (14.70%), sales jobs (11.81%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (10.44%).
A relatively large number of people in Brackettville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.12% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
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, Brackettville is worth considering.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Brackettville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.96 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Brackettville 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.