Caney City is a tiny town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 217 people and just one neighborhood, Caney City is the 1019th largest community in Texas.
Real Estate Prices
Caney City real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Caney City house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Caney City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Caney City is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Caney City who work in healthcare suport services (18.18%), office and administrative support (13.64%) and food service (12.12%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Caney City is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
The overall crime rate in Caney City is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the town 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, Caney City is worth considering.
Being a small town, Caney City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.