Burnet, TX

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Living in Burnet

Burnet is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,436 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Burnet is the 323rd largest community in Texas.

Unlike some cities, Burnet isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Burnet are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Burnet is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Burnet who work in sales jobs (13.43%), office and administrative support (12.83%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (7.81%).

A relatively large number of people in Burnet telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.94% 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.

Burnet 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.

The percentage of adults in Burnet who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.78% of the adults in Burnet have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Burnet in 2018 was $28,393, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,572 for a family of four. However, Burnet contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Burnet is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Burnet home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Burnet residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Burnet also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.87% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Burnet include German, Irish, English, European, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Burnet is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.

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