Burkeville is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,016 people and just one neighborhood, Burkeville is the 614th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Burkeville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Burkeville is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Burkeville who work in office and administrative support (21.09%), management occupations (11.80%) and sales jobs (10.60%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Burkeville is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.
Burkeville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The town 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, Burkeville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Burkeville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.