Robstown is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 11,576 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Robstown is the 203rd largest community in Texas.
Robstown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Robstown is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Robstown who work in office and administrative support (11.49%), sales jobs (11.47%), and food service (6.67%).
In Robstown, just 7.70% 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 Robstown in 2010 was $14,288, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $57,152 for a family of four. However, Robstown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Robstown also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 35.35% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Robstown is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Robstown 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 Robstown, accounting for 92.59% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Robstown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Robstown include Irish, Czech, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Robstown is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Serbo-Croatian.