Bulverde is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,925 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Bulverde is the 382nd largest community in Texas.
Bulverde home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Bulverde real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some cities, Bulverde isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bulverde are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bulverde is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Bulverde who work in management occupations (17.12%), office and administrative support (14.42%), and sales jobs (7.53%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.61% 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, Bulverde is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Bulverde 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, Bulverde has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Bulverde’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Bulverde, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.88 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Bulverde does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Bulverde is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.90% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Bulverde in 2010 was $37,346, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $149,384 for a family of four. However, Bulverde contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bulverde is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bulverde home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bulverde residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Bulverde also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 26.75% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bulverde include Irish, English, Polish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Bulverde is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Thai.