Sour Lake is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,783 people and just one neighborhood, Sour Lake is the 652nd largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sour Lake is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sour Lake is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sour Lake who work in office and administrative support (14.60%), sales jobs (13.23%) and management occupations (10.50%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Sour Lake is worth considering.
One downside of living in Sour Lake, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.57 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small city, Sour Lake doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.