Raymondville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 11,139 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Raymondville is the 205th largest community in Texas.
Raymondville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Raymondville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Raymondville who work in sales jobs (12.78%), law enforcement and fire fighting (10.77%), and office and administrative support (10.52%).
One of the benefits of Raymondville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.65 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.
Raymondville 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 Raymondville has a very low overall level of education: only 6.83% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Raymondville in 2010 was $10,057, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $40,228 for a family of four. Raymondville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 38.36% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Raymondville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Raymondville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Raymondville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 88.90% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Raymondville include English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
Raymondville also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 18.56%.
The most common language spoken in Raymondville is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and German.