Benbrook, TX

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Living in Benbrook

Benbrook is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 24,520 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Benbrook is the 127th largest community in Texas.

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

Unlike some cities, Benbrook isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Benbrook are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Benbrook is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Benbrook who work in management occupations (13.16%), office and administrative support (12.86%), and sales jobs (10.79%).

Also of interest is that Benbrook 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: 7.95% 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.

The citizens of Benbrook are among the most well-educated in the nation: 41.32% of adults in Benbrook have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Benbrook in 2018 was $38,747, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,988 for a family of four.

Benbrook is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Benbrook home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Benbrook residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Benbrook also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.00% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Benbrook include German, Irish, English, European, and French.

The most common language spoken in Benbrook is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.