Hallsville is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,065 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hallsville is the 443rd largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hallsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hallsville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hallsville who work in management occupations (19.46%), teaching (17.28%), and office and administrative support (12.49%).
Also of interest is that Hallsville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Hallsville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Hallsville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hallsville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Hallsville is a very car-oriented city. 0.99% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Hallsville is a small city , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Hallsville has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
As is often the case in a small city, Hallsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Hallsville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.18% of adults in Hallsville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hallsville in 2010 was $31,929, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $127,716 for a family of four. However, Hallsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hallsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hallsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hallsville include German, English, Welsh, and French .
The most common language spoken in Hallsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.