Seadrift 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 1,446 people and just one neighborhood, Seadrift is the 735th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Seadrift is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 49.82% of the Seadrift workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Seadrift is a city of construction workers and builders, transportation and shipping workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seadrift who work in office and administrative support (8.88%), sales jobs (8.15%) and management occupations (5.80%).
Also of interest is that Seadrift has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the nice things about Seadrift 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.