Splendora is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,684 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Splendora is the 681st largest community in Texas.
Splendora is a blue-collar town, with 37.11% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Splendora is a city of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Splendora who work in office and administrative support (16.98%), healthcare (6.45%), and teaching (6.13%).
Also of interest is that Splendora has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Splendora has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Splendora a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Splendora, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.03 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Splendora have a very low rate of college education: just 8.12% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Splendora in 2010 was $18,180, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,720 for a family of four. However, Splendora contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Splendora home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Splendora residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Splendora also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.20% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Splendora include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Splendora is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.