Bulverde, TX


Bulverde profile

Living in Bulverde

Bulverde is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,022 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.

Bulverde is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.05% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bulverde is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bulverde who work in management occupations (17.73%), sales jobs (12.84%), and business and financial occupations (11.06%).

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.53% 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 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, Bulverde really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Bulverde 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 Bulverde, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.83 minutes every day commuting to work.

Bulverde is a small city, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Bulverde, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 90.53% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.

Bulverde 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.

The citizens of Bulverde are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.26% of adults in Bulverde have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Bulverde in 2010 was $37,844, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $151,376 for a family of four.

Bulverde is a very 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 27.25% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bulverde include English, Polish, Italian, and Irish.

The most common language spoken in Bulverde is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.