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.
Unlike some cities, Sinton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sinton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sinton is a city of construction workers and builders, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sinton who work in office and administrative support (10.40%), management occupations (9.88%), and sales jobs (7.16%).
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.
Sinton 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.
In Sinton, just 9.78% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Sinton in 2010 was $17,797, which is lower middle income relative to Texas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,188 for a family of four. However, Sinton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sinton is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sinton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sinton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Sinton also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 74.69% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sinton include Irish, French , English, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Sinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.