Goldthwaite is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,851 people and just one neighborhood, Goldthwaite is the 642nd largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Goldthwaite is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Goldthwaite is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Goldthwaite who work in office and administrative support (16.79%), sales jobs (13.85%) and personal care services (8.33%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Goldthwaite is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Goldthwaite’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Goldthwaite spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.25 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Goldthwaite is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.