Follett is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 493 people and just one neighborhood, Follett is the 958th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Follett is a blue-collar town, with 43.40% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Follett is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Follett who work in management occupations (12.83%), farm management occupations (10.57%) and food service (9.43%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Follett work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Follett is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Follett a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Follett has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Follett’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small city, Follett does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.