Harleton is a somewhat small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,868 people and just one neighborhood, Harleton is the 286th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Harleton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Harleton is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Harleton who work in office and administrative support (14.72%), sales jobs (14.53%) and management occupations (9.17%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Harleton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Harleton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Harleton is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Harleton, the average commute to work is 30.82 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.