Manor is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 9,217 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Manor is the 358th largest community in Texas. Manor has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Manor, where the median household income is $59,855.00.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Manor is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Manor is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Manor who work in office and administrative support (21.61%), sales jobs (10.98%), and management occupations (8.62%).
Also of interest is that Manor has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Manor, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.89 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Manor is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.16% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Manor in 2010 was $21,947, which is middle income relative to Texas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,788 for a family of four. However, Manor contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Manor is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Manor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Manor, accounting for 53.91% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Manor residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Manor include African, German, English, European, and Irish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Manor's cultural character, accounting for 20.09% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Manor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.