Humble, TX

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Living in Humble

Humble is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 15,997 people and 14 constituent neighborhoods, Humble is the 166th largest community in Texas.

Unlike some cities, Humble isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Humble are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Humble is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Humble who work in office and administrative support (15.46%), sales jobs (11.16%), and food service (9.30%).

The rate of college-level education in Humble is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.80% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Humble in 2010 was $19,887, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $79,548 for a family of four. However, Humble contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Humble is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Humble 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 Humble, accounting for 39.18% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Humble residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Humble include English, Irish, German, French, and Polish.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Humble's cultural character, accounting for 16.37% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Humble is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.