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.
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 sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in La Vernia who work in sales jobs (15.22%), management occupations (9.87%), and food service (9.53%).
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.
The citizens of La Vernia are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.67% of adults in La Vernia have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in La Vernia in 2010 was $25,833, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,332 for a family of four. However, La Vernia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
La Vernia is a very ethnically-diverse city. 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 27.11% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in La Vernia include Irish, English, Polish, and French .
The most common language spoken in La Vernia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.