Argyle is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,100 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Argyle is the 462nd largest community in Texas.
Argyle home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Argyle real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Argyle is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.56% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Argyle is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Argyle who work in management occupations (31.76%), sales jobs (18.51%), and office and administrative support (9.71%).
Also of interest is that Argyle has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 16.80% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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, Argyle is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Argyle a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Argyle has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Argyle’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Argyle is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Argyle, the average commute to work is 32.65 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Argyle is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Argyle, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Argyle is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 57.33% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Argyle in 2010 was $58,378, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $233,512 for a family of four.
The people who call Argyle home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Argyle residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Argyle include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Argyle is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.