Panhandle is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,356 people and just one neighborhood, Panhandle is the 560th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Panhandle isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Panhandle are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Panhandle is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Panhandle who work in office and administrative support (19.50%), management occupations (11.28%) and sales jobs (8.13%).
Of important note, Panhandle is also a town of artists. Panhandle has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Panhandle’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Panhandle is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Panhandle a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Panhandle has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Panhandle’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Panhandle 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.