Hondo is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 9,119 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hondo is the 239th largest community in Texas.
Hondo is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hondo is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hondo who work in sales jobs (20.12%), food service (10.04%), and office and administrative support (9.97%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Hondo spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.96 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small city, Hondo does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Hondo, just 12.17% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hondo in 2010 was $14,456, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $57,824 for a family of four. However, Hondo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hondo is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hondo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Hondo, accounting for 61.17% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Hondo residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hondo include Irish, English, Czech, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Hondo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.