Hewitt is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 14,937 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hewitt is the 180th largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hewitt is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hewitt is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hewitt who work in office and administrative support (15.17%), management occupations (13.64%), and teaching (9.93%).
Hewitt is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Hewitt’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Hewitt spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.59 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Hewitt doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The overall education level of Hewitt citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.64% of adults in Hewitt have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hewitt in 2018 was $32,834, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $131,336 for a family of four. However, Hewitt contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hewitt is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hewitt home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hewitt residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Hewitt also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.67% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hewitt include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Hewitt is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.