Friona is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,969 people and just one neighborhood, Friona is the 407th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Friona, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 50.65% of Friona’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Friona is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Friona who work in food service (9.55%), office and administrative support (8.52%) and maintenance occupations (8.00%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Friona 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.
One of the benefits of Friona is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.18 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.