Stratford is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,073 people and just one neighborhood, Stratford is the 618th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Stratford is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.29% of the Stratford workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Stratford is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Stratford who work in office and administrative support (13.42%), sales jobs (10.64%) and management occupations (10.44%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Stratford’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 19.01 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Stratford doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.