Eastland is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,862 people and just one neighborhood, Eastland is the 417th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Eastland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Eastland is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Eastland who work in office and administrative support (10.23%), maintenance occupations (9.37%) and sales jobs (7.36%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Eastland 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. Eastland has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Eastland than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Eastland may be for you.
One of the benefits of Eastland is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.49 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.
Being a small city, Eastland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.