Poteet is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,419 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Poteet is the 464th largest community in Texas.
Poteet is a blue-collar town, with 40.45% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Poteet is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Poteet who work in food service (11.88%), sales jobs (10.28%), and office and administrative support (9.91%).
Poteet 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 population of Poteet has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 1.11% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Poteet in 2010 was $14,982, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $59,928 for a family of four. However, Poteet contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Poteet is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Poteet home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Poteet, accounting for 94.11% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Poteet residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Poteet include French , Irish, English, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Poteet is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and African languages.