Terrell, TX


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Terrell is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 16,981 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Terrell is the 155th largest community in Texas.

Unlike some cities, Terrell isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Terrell are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Terrell is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Terrell who work in office and administrative support (12.41%), food service (9.49%), and sales jobs (8.26%).

Terrell 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.

The citizens of Terrell are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.16% of adults in Terrell have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Terrell in 2010 was $21,124, which is middle income relative to Texas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $84,496 for a family of four. However, Terrell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Terrell is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Terrell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Terrell residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Terrell also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.28% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Terrell include Irish, English, French , and Scottish.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Terrell's cultural character, accounting for 15.26% of the city’s population.

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