Stafford, TX

Stafford profile

Living in Stafford

Stafford is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 17,362 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Stafford is the 144th largest community in Texas.

Stafford real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Stafford house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities, Stafford isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Stafford are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stafford is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stafford who work in office and administrative support (18.55%), management occupations (11.00%), and sales jobs (8.27%).

Also of interest is that Stafford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The education level of Stafford citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.62% of adults in Stafford have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Stafford in 2018 was $28,725, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $114,900 for a family of four. However, Stafford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Stafford is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Stafford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stafford residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Stafford also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.98% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Stafford include German, English, Italian, Irish, and Jamaican.

In addition, Stafford has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (29.46%).

The most common language spoken in Stafford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.