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 (17.65%), food service (9.37%), and personal care services (7.66%).
Sanger 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 percentage of adults in Sanger with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.55% of adults in Sanger have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Sanger in 2010 was $21,918, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,672 for a family of four. However, Sanger contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 20.02% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sanger include Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Sanger is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.