Edcouch is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,316 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Edcouch is the 471st largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, Edcouch isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Edcouch are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Edcouch is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Edcouch who work in office and administrative support (15.30%), sales jobs (10.84%), and teaching (9.25%).
Being a small city, Edcouch does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Edcouch, just 9.09% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Edcouch in 2010 was $11,354, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $45,416 for a family of four. Edcouch also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 47.09% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Edcouch home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Edcouch, accounting for 97.23% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Edcouch residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Edcouch include Yugoslavian, Other West Indian, West Indian, and U.S. Virgin Islander.
In addition, Edcouch has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.92%).
The most common language spoken in Edcouch is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and African languages.