Taft, TX

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Taft Profile


Overview

Taft is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,091 people and just one neighborhood, Taft is the 484th largest community in Texas.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Taft is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Taft is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Taft who work in office and administrative support (18.29%), sales jobs (10.10%), and food service (9.58%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Taft 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.

Taft Demographics

The rate of college-level education in Taft is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.63% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Taft in 2010 was $19,650, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $78,600 for a family of four. However, Taft contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Taft home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Taft residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Taft also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 73.37% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Taft include English, Irish, French , and Lebanese.

The most common language spoken in Taft is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Chinese.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Taft 0.101011101001110
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Taft 0.101011101001110
Texas 28.31
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Taft 0.101011101001110
Texas 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

TAFT ISD


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District Quality Compared to Texas

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Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TX Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Woodroe Petty El
401 Peach Streeet
Taft, TX, 78390
PK-05
Taft H S
502 Rincon Rd
Taft, TX, 78390
09-12
Taft J H
727 Mcintyre Ave
Taft, TX, 78390
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 87.2% 59.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 84.9% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.3% 6.9%

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