Jacinto City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 10,782 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jacinto City is the 219th largest community in Texas.
Jacinto City is a blue-collar town, with 53.07% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Jacinto City is a city of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jacinto City who work in office and administrative support (12.25%), sales jobs (7.48%), and food service (5.41%).
Jacinto City ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 4.10% of people over 25 have a college degree.
The per capita income in Jacinto City in 2010 was $11,535, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $46,140 for a family of four. Jacinto City also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.66% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Jacinto City is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Jacinto City 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 Jacinto City, accounting for 86.83% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Jacinto City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Jacinto City include Irish, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
In addition, Jacinto City has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (32.25%).
The most common language spoken in Jacinto City is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and French.