Magnolia, TX

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Living in Magnolia

Magnolia is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,093 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Magnolia is the 726th largest community in Texas.

When you are in Magnolia, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 43.15% of Magnolia’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Magnolia is a city of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Magnolia who work in sales jobs (12.74%), office and administrative support (8.03%), and personal care services (5.57%).

One downside of living in Magnolia is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Magnolia, the average commute to work is 30.63 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small city, Magnolia doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Magnolia rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.92% of adults 25 and older in Magnolia have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Magnolia in 2018 was $25,487, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $101,948 for a family of four. However, Magnolia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Magnolia is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Magnolia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Magnolia residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Magnolia also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.28% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Magnolia include Acadian/Cajun, German, Irish, English, and Scots-Irish.

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