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.
Unlike some cities, Lumberton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lumberton are a mix of both white- and blue-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 (16.73%), office and administrative support (10.59%), and teaching (10.06%).
The percentage of adults in Lumberton who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.42% of the adults in Lumberton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lumberton in 2010 was $29,127, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,508 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 German, Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Lumberton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.