Tornillo is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,549 people and just one neighborhood, Tornillo is the 688th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Tornillo, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 47.48% of Tornillo’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Tornillo is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tornillo who work in office and administrative support (26.16%), farm management occupations (7.65%) and sales jobs (4.83%).
Also of interest is that Tornillo has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Tornillo is worth considering.
In Tornillo, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.87 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Tornillo doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.