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. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Manor, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Manor, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Manor’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Manor does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $61,345.00.
Unlike some cities, Manor isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Manor are a mix 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 (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.
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 citizens of Manor are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.47% of adults in Manor having a bachelor's degree or advanced 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.