Hempstead is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,699 people and just one neighborhood, Hempstead is the 325th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Hempstead, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.96% of Hempstead’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Hempstead is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Hempstead who work in office and administrative support (17.44%), sales jobs (11.21%) and food service (8.31%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Hempstead is a college town. There are a lot of students in Hempstead attending college, and as a result Hempstead provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
Hempstead 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.