Ennis is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 19,007 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ennis is the 137th largest community in Texas.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Ennis is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.38% of the Ennis workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Ennis is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ennis who work in sales jobs (14.51%), office and administrative support (13.24%), and maintenance occupations (7.66%).
As is often the case in a small city, Ennis doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Ennis, just 12.61% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Ennis in 2010 was $19,539, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $78,156 for a family of four. However, Ennis contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ennis is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ennis home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ennis residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Ennis also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 36.85% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ennis include German, Irish, Czech, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Ennis is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.