Winnie is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,492 people and just one neighborhood, Winnie is the 466th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Winnie is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.22% of the Winnie workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Winnie is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winnie who work in office and administrative support (16.83%), management occupations (10.47%) and food service (8.23%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Winnie has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Winnie a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Winnie is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
Being a small town, Winnie does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.