Haltom City is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 44,417 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Haltom City is the 71st largest community in Texas.
When you are in Haltom City, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.75% of Haltom City’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Haltom City is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Haltom City who work in office and administrative support (13.59%), sales jobs (10.09%), and management occupations (6.88%).
The percentage of adults in Haltom City with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.23% of adults in Haltom City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Haltom City in 2010 was $20,303, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $81,212 for a family of four. However, Haltom City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Haltom City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Haltom City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Haltom City, accounting for 43.48% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Haltom City residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Haltom City include German, English, Italian, and French .
Foreign born people are also an important part of Haltom City's cultural character, accounting for 22.99% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Haltom City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.