Brackettville is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,645 people and just one neighborhood, Brackettville is the 670th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Brackettville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.12% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Brackettville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Brackettville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the benefits of Brackettville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.96 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.
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.