Most Expensive Fort Worth Neighborhoods
|1||Bellaire Dr S / Bryant Irvin Rd|
|2||Hartwood Dr / S Hulen St|
|3||U of North Texas Health Science Center / White Settlement Rd|
|4||Texas Christian U / S University Dr|
|5||Byers Ave / Camp Bowie Blvd|
|6||W Vickery Blvd / Southwest Blvd|
|7||South Dr / Inwood Rd|
|8||Fm 1187 W / Ben Day Murrin Rd|
|10||8th Ave / W Rosedale St|
Fort Worth is a very large city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 812,231 people and 150 constituent neighborhoods, Fort Worth is the fifth largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Fort Worth is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fort Worth is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Worth who work in office and administrative support (14.45%), sales jobs (10.42%) and management occupations (8.77%).
Also of interest is that Fort Worth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Fort Worth is a popular destination for single career-starters. One thing that you will notice when you are out and about town is that there is a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters out at restaurants, listening to live music, and enjoying other activities. They are a real visible part of the culture of Fort Worth. This makes Fort Worth a good place to live for young professionals. With so many people in this demographic, Fort Worth presents many opportunities for single professionals to enjoy themselves, socialize, and to create lasting relationships.
Fort Worth is one of the most car-oriented large cities in America. A full 84.37% of people drive their car alone to work each day. If you like to drive, you'll love it. And you better. Because walking to work is just not a viable option for most people who live in Fort Worth. Highways, wide streets, parking lots, and shopping centers are part of the common Fort Worth landscape.
In terms of college education, Fort Worth is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.51% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Fort Worth in 2010 was $24,489, 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 $97,956 for a family of four. However, Fort Worth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fort Worth is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fort Worth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fort Worth residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Fort Worth also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 34.21% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fort Worth include German, Irish and English.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Fort Worth's cultural character, accounting for 17.53% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Fort Worth is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|FORT WORTH INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||262,652|
|FORT WORTH HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||57.38%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||42.62%|
|TYPE OF FORT WORTH HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||66.79%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.20%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.69%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||22.63%|
|SIZE OF FORT WORTH HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.86%|
|AGE OF FORT WORTH HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||28.97%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||36.59%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||27.24%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||7.21%|
|FORT WORTH REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$144,418|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$968|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $60,000||10.01%|
|$60,001 - $120,000||28.17%|
|$120,001 - $239,000||43.94%|
|$239,001 - $359,000||10.78%|
|$359,001 - $479,000||3.03%|
|$479,001 - $598,000||1.48%|
|$598,001 - $897,000||1.36%|
|$897,001 - $1,197,000||0.64%|
|PEOPLE OF FORT WORTH||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||8.88%|
|5 TO 17||20.31%|
|18 TO 24||9.98%|
|25 TO 34||16.35%|
|35 TO 54||26.89%|
|55 TO 64||9.19%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||8.40%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||79.91%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$51,315|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$24,489|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||19.29%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (11.97%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.07%)
Public Service (3.73%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||19.00%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.63%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.11%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||9.61%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.59%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||34.21%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (6.11%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (67.30%)
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