Edna is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,792 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Edna is the 341st largest community in Texas.
Edna is a blue-collar town, with 38.06% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Edna is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Edna who work in office and administrative support (15.43%), sales jobs (8.91%), and teaching (6.34%).
Edna is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Edna rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.27% of adults 25 and older in Edna have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Edna in 2010 was $18,511, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,044 for a family of four. However, Edna contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Edna is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Edna home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Edna residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Edna also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 41.40% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Edna include Irish, English, Czech, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Edna is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.