Littlefield is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,090 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Littlefield is the 300th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, Littlefield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Littlefield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Littlefield is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Littlefield who work in office and administrative support (14.61%), sales jobs (9.22%), and teaching (6.97%).
One of the benefits of Littlefield is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.88 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Littlefield 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 Littlefield rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.42% of adults 25 and older in Littlefield 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 Littlefield in 2010 was $17,086, which is lower middle income relative to Texas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,344 for a family of four. However, Littlefield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Littlefield is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Littlefield 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 Littlefield, accounting for 55.52% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Littlefield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Littlefield include German, English, African, and French .
The most common language spoken in Littlefield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.