Stafford, TX
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Stafford profile

Living in Stafford

Stafford is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 17,666 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Stafford is the 164th largest community in Texas.

Stafford is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Stafford is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stafford who work in office and administrative support (14.31%), management occupations (12.11%), and healthcare (8.60%).

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

The population of Stafford is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.03% of adults in Stafford have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Stafford in 2018 was $29,409, 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 $117,636 for a family of four. However, Stafford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Stafford is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Stafford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stafford residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by Asian. Stafford also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 25.52% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Stafford include German, Irish, Jamaican, Italian, and English.

In addition, Stafford has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (30.71%).

The most common language spoken in Stafford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.