Hawkins is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,291 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hawkins is the 752nd largest community in Texas.
Hawkins is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hawkins is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hawkins who work in teaching (13.73%), office and administrative support (12.71%), and management occupations (11.53%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Hawkins has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Hawkins has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hawkins than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hawkins may be for you.
One downside of living in Hawkins is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Hawkins, the average commute to work is 31.95 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
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, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.36% of adults 25 and older in Hawkins have a college degree.
The per capita income in Hawkins in 2010 was $18,029, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,116 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 German, English, Italian, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Hawkins is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.