Navasota is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 7,476 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Navasota is the 279th largest community in Texas.
Navasota is a blue-collar town, with 38.38% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Navasota is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Navasota who work in office and administrative support (11.13%), food service (9.07%), and sales jobs (8.74%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.90 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Navasota doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Navasota, just 12.66% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Navasota in 2010 was $17,259, which is lower middle income relative to Texas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $69,036 for a family of four. However, Navasota contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Navasota is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Navasota home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Navasota residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Navasota also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 42.76% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Navasota include Irish, English, Dutch, and British.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Navasota's cultural character, accounting for 18.38% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Navasota is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.