Lumberton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 12,421 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lumberton is the 199th largest community in Texas.
Lumberton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lumberton is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lumberton who work in sales jobs (15.94%), management occupations (11.98%), and office and administrative support (10.72%).
Of important note, Lumberton is also a city of artists. Lumberton has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Lumberton’s character.
The percentage of adults in Lumberton who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.57% of the adults in Lumberton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lumberton in 2010 was $28,744, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,976 for a family of four. However, Lumberton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lumberton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lumberton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lumberton include French , English, German, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Lumberton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.