New Caney is a somewhat small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 9,498 people and just one neighborhood, New Caney is the 249th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, New Caney is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.49% of the New Caney workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, New Caney is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in New Caney who work in sales jobs (13.09%), office and administrative support (11.61%) and maintenance occupations (8.34%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, New Caney has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes New Caney a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in New Caney, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.47 minutes every day commuting to work.
New Caney is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.