Quinlan is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,439 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Quinlan is the 725th largest community in Texas.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Quinlan is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.03% of the Quinlan workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Quinlan is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Quinlan who work in office and administrative support (14.97%), sales jobs (12.57%), and maintenance occupations (6.21%).
Of important note, Quinlan is also a city of artists. Quinlan has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Quinlan’s character.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Quinlan is worth considering.
In Quinlan, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.80 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Quinlan does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Quinlan, just 7.60% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Quinlan in 2010 was $23,271, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,084 for a family of four. However, Quinlan contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Quinlan is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Quinlan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Quinlan residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Quinlan also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.57% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Quinlan include German, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Quinlan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.