Hewitt is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 16,026 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Hewitt is the 183rd largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, Hewitt isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hewitt are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hewitt is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hewitt who work in office and administrative support (16.49%), management occupations (12.60%), and teaching (12.06%).
Because of many things, Hewitt is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Hewitt really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hewitt perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.19 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Hewitt doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Hewitt is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.20% of adults in Hewitt have a college degree.
The per capita income in Hewitt in 2018 was $30,944, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $123,776 for a family of four. However, Hewitt contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hewitt is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hewitt home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hewitt residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Hewitt also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.03% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hewitt include German, Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Hewitt is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.