Sealy is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,403 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sealy is the 315th largest community in Texas.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Sealy is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.43% of the Sealy workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Sealy is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sealy who work in office and administrative support (12.13%), sales jobs (6.86%), and teaching (6.39%).
Sealy 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 citizens of Sealy are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.67% of adults in Sealy have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Sealy in 2010 was $22,483, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,932 for a family of four. However, Sealy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sealy is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sealy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sealy residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Sealy also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 35.29% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sealy include Irish, English, Czech, and Polish.
Sealy also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.02%.
The most common language spoken in Sealy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.