Rio Hondo is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,430 people and just one neighborhood, Rio Hondo is the 573rd largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Rio Hondo is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.89% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Rio Hondo is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rio Hondo who work in sales jobs (21.84%), management occupations (17.24%) and teaching (10.79%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the nice things about Rio Hondo is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Rio Hondo 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.