Bee Cave is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,292 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Bee Cave is the 418th largest community in Texas. Much of the housing stock in Bee Cave was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Bee Cave economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Bee Cave, where the median household income is $95,924.00.
Bee Cave home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Bee Cave real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Bee Cave is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 93.49% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bee Cave is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bee Cave who work in management occupations (20.07%), sales jobs (17.35%), and business and financial occupations (12.92%).
Also of interest is that Bee Cave 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: 13.78% 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.
As is often the case in a small city, Bee Cave doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Bee Cave, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Bee Cave is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 63.56% 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 Bee Cave in 2010 was $48,457, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $193,828 for a family of four.
Bee Cave is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bee Cave home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bee Cave residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Bee Cave also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.59% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bee Cave include English, Irish, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Bee Cave is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.