Oyster Creek is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,133 people and just one neighborhood, Oyster Creek is the 785th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Oyster Creek, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 52.58% of Oyster Creek’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Oyster Creek is a city of construction workers and builders, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oyster Creek who work in food service (7.73%), sales jobs (7.47%) and maintenance occupations (6.19%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city 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, Oyster Creek has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Oyster Creek a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Oyster Creek is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Oyster Creek is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.