Mineola is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,769 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mineola is the 386th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, Mineola isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mineola are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mineola is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mineola who work in office and administrative support (16.65%), food service (13.37%), and management occupations (10.10%).
Being a small city, Mineola does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Mineola are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.69% of adults in Mineola have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Mineola in 2010 was $19,355, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $77,420 for a family of four.
Mineola is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mineola home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mineola residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Mineola also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 19.10% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mineola include English, German, Irish, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Mineola is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.