Madisonville is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,637 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Madisonville is the 395th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Madisonville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Madisonville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Madisonville who work in food service (13.58%), office and administrative support (12.98%), and healthcare suport services (9.56%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Madisonville is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.81 minutes getting to work every day.
Madisonville 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.
The rate of college-level education in Madisonville is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.90% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Madisonville in 2010 was $16,794, 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 $67,176 for a family of four.
Madisonville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Madisonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Madisonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Madisonville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.69% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Madisonville include German, English, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Madisonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.