Lometa is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 854 people and just one neighborhood, Lometa is the 850th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lometa is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 43.71% of the Lometa workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lometa is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lometa who work in food service (19.43%), teaching (6.57%) and office and administrative support (6.00%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Lometa 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. Lometa has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lometa than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lometa may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Lometa spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.05 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Lometa doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.