Addison, TX

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Living in Addison

Addison is a somewhat small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 15,945 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Addison is the 185th largest community in Texas.

Addison real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Addison house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Addison is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.05% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Addison is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Addison who work in management occupations (12.75%), business and financial occupations (12.60%), and sales jobs (11.53%).

Also of interest is that Addison has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Of important note, Addison is also a town of artists. Addison has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Addison’s character.

Addison, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the town.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Addison. 57.57% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Addison in 2018 was $52,795, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $211,180 for a family of four. However, Addison contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Addison is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Addison home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Addison residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Addison also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.30% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Addison include German, Irish, English, European, and Italian.

In addition, Addison has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (22.97%).

The most common language spoken in Addison is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.