Sanger is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 7,747 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sanger is the 285th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sanger is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sanger is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sanger who work in office and administrative support (12.68%), management occupations (8.07%), and sales jobs (6.96%).
The percentage of adults in Sanger who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.96% of the adults in Sanger have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Sanger in 2010 was $23,216, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,864 for a family of four. However, Sanger contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sanger is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sanger home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sanger residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Sanger also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.43% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sanger include English, Irish, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Sanger is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.