La Vernia is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,261 people and three constituent neighborhoods, La Vernia is the 809th largest community in Texas.
La Vernia real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although La Vernia house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, La Vernia isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in La Vernia are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, La Vernia is a city of service providers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in La Vernia who work in management occupations (11.47%), food service (10.62%), and office and administrative support (9.27%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) La Vernia has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. La Vernia has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in La Vernia than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, La Vernia may be for you.
La Vernia is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of La Vernia rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.36% of adults 25 and older in La Vernia have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in La Vernia in 2010 was $24,069, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,276 for a family of four. However, La Vernia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call La Vernia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of La Vernia residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. La Vernia also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.16% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in La Vernia include Irish, English, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in La Vernia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.