Kaufman is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 7,156 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Kaufman is the 291st largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, Kaufman isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Kaufman are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Kaufman is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Kaufman who work in office and administrative support (15.67%), sales jobs (9.75%), and teaching (8.33%).
As is often the case in a small city, Kaufman doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The rate of college-level education in Kaufman is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.38% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Kaufman in 2010 was $18,006, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,024 for a family of four. However, Kaufman contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Kaufman is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Kaufman home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kaufman residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Kaufman also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.54% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Kaufman include English, Irish, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Kaufman is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.