Lewisville is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 13,567 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lewisville is the 71st largest community in North Carolina.
Lewisville real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Lewisville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Lewisville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.28% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lewisville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lewisville who work in management occupations (13.46%), sales jobs (12.83%), and healthcare (10.45%).
Also of interest is that Lewisville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.71% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Lewisville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Lewisville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Lewisville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
As is often the case in a small town, Lewisville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Lewisville citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 39.16% of adults in Lewisville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lewisville in 2010 was $35,741, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $142,964 for a family of four. However, Lewisville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lewisville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lewisville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lewisville include English, Irish, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Lewisville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.