Manor is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 8,423 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Manor is the 358th largest community in Texas. Much of the housing stock in Manor was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Manor economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Manor, where the median household income is $61,345.00.
Manor is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (18.23%), sales jobs (10.42%), and computer science and math (7.84%).
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.
One downside of living in Manor is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Manor, the average commute to work is 33.99 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the city, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
In Manor, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Manor is a relatively small city. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The education level of Manor citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.47% of adults in Manor have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Manor in 2010 was $20,283, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $81,132 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 53.18% 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, European, English, and French .
Manor also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 18.53%.
The most common language spoken in Manor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.