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.
Hallsville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hallsville is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hallsville who work in teaching (23.66%), management occupations (18.18%), and office and administrative support (9.35%).
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 very much a car-oriented city. This is because the population of Hallsville isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 0.99% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
Being a small city, Hallsville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The overall education level of Hallsville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.52% of adults in Hallsville have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hallsville in 2010 was $30,503, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,012 for a family of four.
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, Welsh, English, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Hallsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Italian.