Hawkins is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,305 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hawkins is the 752nd largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hawkins is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hawkins is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hawkins who work in office and administrative support (16.67%), sales jobs (13.30%), and management occupations (10.86%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hawkins is worth considering.
One downside of living in Hawkins, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.16 minutes every day commuting to work.
Hawkins is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Hawkins is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.44% of adults 25 and older in Hawkins have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hawkins in 2010 was $17,875, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $71,500 for a family of four. However, Hawkins contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hawkins is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hawkins home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hawkins residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Hawkins also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.15% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hawkins include Irish, German, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Hawkins is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.