Lockney is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,693 people and just one neighborhood, Lockney is the 649th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Lockney isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lockney are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lockney is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lockney who work in office and administrative support (20.89%), teaching (11.32%) and management occupations (9.16%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Lockney’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
One of the benefits of Lockney is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.14 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.
As is often the case in a small town, Lockney doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.