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A small town located in Texas, Eagle Lake has slightly less than 4,000 residents. Families with children can expect to fit right in, as kids aged 5-14 account for an above-average percentage of the community, while retirees are less well-represented. Overall, the town's residents, with an average age of just over 35, are younger than most cities in Texas. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 77% of residents own their homes. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $748 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Eagle Lake will save around $3,400 compared to the state average.
Compared to the Texas average, Eagle Lake has a relatively large concentration of residents over the age of 25 with a high school degree or GED (20%). Additionally, 4% have a Bachelor's degree and 2% possess a Master's degree or Doctorate. There are two primary industries in Eagle Lake: retail and agriculture. Combined, these industries account for 14% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in transportation, as 7% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of nearly $55K, Eagle Lake workers take home about $18,000 less than the average Texas resident. Eagle Lake's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.
Eagle Lake has an average commute time of about 24 minutes. Many residents (39%) commute to work by car, while public transit is not used. Cycling is the second-most common way to get to work, chosen by 1% of commuters. Not many commuters walk to work.
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