El Campo is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 11,604 people and four constituent neighborhoods, El Campo is the 201st largest community in Texas.
El Campo is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, El Campo is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in El Campo who work in sales jobs (15.03%), management occupations (9.57%), and office and administrative support (9.55%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of El Campo spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.30 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
In terms of college education, the citizens of El Campo rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.62% of adults 25 and older in El Campo 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 El Campo in 2010 was $20,248, which is middle income relative to Texas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $80,992 for a family of four. However, El Campo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
El Campo is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call El Campo 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 El Campo, accounting for 54.13% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of El Campo residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in El Campo include Czech, Irish, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in El Campo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.