Sinton is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,736 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sinton is the 329th largest community in Texas.
Sinton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sinton is a city of construction workers and builders, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sinton who work in management occupations (11.08%), healthcare suport services (9.39%), and office and administrative support (8.61%).
Sinton is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
As is often the case in a small city, Sinton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The rate of college-level education in Sinton is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.04% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Sinton in 2010 was $18,812, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $75,248 for a family of four. However, Sinton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sinton is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sinton 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 Sinton, accounting for 71.08% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Sinton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Sinton include French , Irish, English, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Sinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.