Graham is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 8,865 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Graham is the 237th largest community in Texas.
Graham is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Graham is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Graham who work in office and administrative support (14.39%), sales jobs (10.58%), and food service (7.74%).
One of the benefits of Graham is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.47 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.
Being a small city, Graham does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Graham is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.48% of adults 25 and older in Graham have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Graham in 2010 was $26,966, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $107,864 for a family of four. However, Graham contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Graham home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Graham residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Graham also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.45% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Graham include English, Irish, French , and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Graham is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.