Point Comfort is a tiny coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Texas. With a population of 725 people and just one neighborhood, Point Comfort is the 886th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Point Comfort is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.79% of the Point Comfort workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Point Comfort is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Point Comfort who work in office and administrative support (22.88%), management occupations (16.61%) and architecture and engineering (4.80%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Point Comfort 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.
One of the benefits of Point Comfort is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.28 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.