Pleasanton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 9,829 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pleasanton is the 236th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities, Pleasanton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pleasanton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pleasanton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Pleasanton who work in office and administrative support (14.71%), sales jobs (13.34%), and management occupations (13.12%).
Pleasanton 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.
The education level of Pleasanton citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.91% of adults 25 and older in Pleasanton have a college degree.
The per capita income in Pleasanton in 2010 was $21,980, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,920 for a family of four. However, Pleasanton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pleasanton is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pleasanton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pleasanton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Pleasanton also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 58.73% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pleasanton include Irish, English, Swedish, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Pleasanton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.