Magnolia, TX
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Living in Magnolia

Magnolia is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,635 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Magnolia is the 598th largest community in Texas.

A relatively large number of people in Magnolia telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 17.64% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

One downside of living in Magnolia, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.23 minutes every day commuting to work.

Magnolia 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.

In terms of college education, Magnolia is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.47% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Magnolia in 2018 was $36,328, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $145,312 for a family of four. However, Magnolia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Magnolia is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Magnolia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Magnolia residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Magnolia also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.24% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Magnolia include Irish, English, German, Ethiopian, and European.

The most common language spoken in Magnolia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.