The small town of Detroit, Texas is home to just under 1,000 people. It's a great place to raise a family, as young children make up a larger portion of the population here (9%) than nationally (6%), while young professionals are less well-represented. With an average age of just over 40, the town's residents are older than most cities in Texas. Renters tend to be in the minority in the town, and 60% of residents own their homes. Renters in the town benefit from a relatively low average rent of $406/month, which is $623 a month less than the state average.
Detroit has a high number of residents older than 25 who have earned a high school degree or equivalent (26%) compared to the national average. Additionally, 7% have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are three primary industries in Detroit: manufacturing, healthcare, and retail. Combined, these industries make up 20% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the town's workers are in transportation, which ranks as the top profession in the town. With an average annual income of just under $41K, Detroit workers take home about $32,000 less than their peers elsewhere in the state. Detroit's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345).
With an average commute time of about 22 minutes, quicker than most cities in the state, Detroit residents are well aware that it isn't overly time-consuming to travel to work. Many residents (35%) drive their car to work, while public transportation isn't used. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.
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