Hurst, TX

Hurst profile

Living in Hurst

Hurst is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 38,655 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Hurst is the 80th largest community in Texas.

Unlike some cities, Hurst isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hurst are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hurst is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hurst who work in office and administrative support (15.04%), management occupations (13.01%), and sales jobs (10.74%).

Also of interest is that Hurst has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In terms of college education, Hurst 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: 31.43% of adults in Hurst have a college degree.

The per capita income in Hurst in 2018 was $31,551, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,204 for a family of four. However, Hurst contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Hurst is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hurst home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hurst residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Hurst also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.98% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hurst include Irish, German, English, Italian, and French.

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