Buna is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,126 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Buna is the 596th largest community in Texas.
Buna is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Buna is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Buna who work in office and administrative support (25.84%), teaching (12.48%), and healthcare (7.34%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Buna has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Buna has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Buna than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Buna may be for you.
Being a small town, Buna does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Buna have a very low rate of college education: just 6.40% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Buna in 2010 was $15,425, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,700 for a family of four.
The people who call Buna home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Buna residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Buna include English, German, Irish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Buna is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and African languages.