Lumberton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 13,073 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lumberton is the 199th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lumberton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lumberton is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lumberton who work in sales jobs (12.65%), office and administrative support (11.96%), and management occupations (8.74%).
The population of Lumberton overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Lumberton, 23.84% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lumberton in 2018 was $33,826, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $135,304 for a family of four. However, Lumberton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lumberton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lumberton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lumberton include Irish, French, German, English, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Lumberton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.