Hawkins is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,323 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 managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hawkins who work in office and administrative support (15.21%), management occupations (13.16%), and sales jobs (10.43%).
Also of interest is that Hawkins has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.66% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
One downside of living in Hawkins, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.39 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Hawkins does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Hawkins citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.34% of adults in Hawkins have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hawkins in 2010 was $20,338, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $81,352 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. Important ancestries of people in Hawkins include Irish, English, German, Dutch, and French.
The most common language spoken in Hawkins is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.