Ingleside is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Texas. With a population of 9,695 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ingleside is the 233rd largest community in Texas.
When you are in Ingleside, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.62% of Ingleside’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Ingleside is a city of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ingleside who work in office and administrative support (13.84%), sales jobs (7.86%), and management occupations (6.53%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Ingleside has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Ingleside a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Ingleside is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
The percentage of adults in Ingleside with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.55% of adults in Ingleside have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Ingleside in 2010 was $25,289, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $101,156 for a family of four. However, Ingleside contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ingleside is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ingleside home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ingleside residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Ingleside also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 41.73% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ingleside include Irish, English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Ingleside is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.