Lindale is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,149 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lindale is the 370th largest community in Texas. Much of the housing stock in Lindale was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Lindale economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Lindale, where the median household income is $58,806.00.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lindale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lindale is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lindale who work in sales jobs (14.98%), teaching (11.45%), and business and financial occupations (8.88%).
Also of interest is that Lindale has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small city, Lindale doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The overall education level of Lindale is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.50% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lindale in 2010 was $25,922, 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 $103,688 for a family of four. However, Lindale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lindale is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lindale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lindale residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lindale include English, German, Irish, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Lindale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.