Yantis is a tiny town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 392 people and just one neighborhood, Yantis is the 975th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Yantis is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Yantis is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Yantis who work in food service (18.67%), office and administrative support (16.27%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (10.84%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.52% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Yantis’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Yantis has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Yantis has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Yantis than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Yantis may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Yantis doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.