Evant is a tiny town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 411 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Evant is the 966th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Evant is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Evant is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Evant who work in sales jobs (17.19%), office and administrative support (11.46%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (7.29%).
The overall crime rate in Evant is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Being a small town, Evant does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Evant have a very low rate of college education: just 9.73% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Evant in 2010 was $17,177, which is lower middle income relative to Texas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,708 for a family of four.
Evant is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Evant home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Evant residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Evant also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.33% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Evant include German, English, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Evant is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.