Argyle is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,905 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 86.54% 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 (25.55%), sales jobs (15.06%), and office and administrative support (11.07%).
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.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 12.11% 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, Argyle 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, Argyle really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Argyle 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.
One downside of living in Argyle, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.19 minutes every day commuting to work.
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.
If knowledge is power, Argyle is a pretty powerful place. 54.06% of the adults in Argyle have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Argyle in 2010 was $47,756, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $191,024 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 English, Irish, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Argyle is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.