Spring, TX

Spring profile

Living in Spring

Spring is a larger medium-sized town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 60,827 people and 45 constituent neighborhoods, Spring is the 58th largest community in Texas.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Spring is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Spring is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Spring who work in office and administrative support (16.41%), sales jobs (11.31%), and management occupations (10.18%).

Also of interest is that Spring has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Spring, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.68 minutes every day commuting to work.

The citizens of Spring are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.90% of adults in Spring having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Spring in 2018 was $28,569, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,276 for a family of four. However, Spring contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Spring is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Spring home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Spring residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Spring also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 31.93% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Spring include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.

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