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. 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 $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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.99 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Despite being a small city, Manor has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get 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 .
Foreign born people are also an important part of Manor's cultural character, accounting for 18.53% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Manor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.