Castle Hills, TX


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Castle Hills is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,424 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Castle Hills is the 408th largest community in Texas.

Castle Hills home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Castle Hills real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Castle Hills is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.59% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Castle Hills is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Castle Hills who work in management occupations (16.94%), office and administrative support (12.76%), and sales jobs (10.83%).

Also of interest is that Castle Hills 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: 8.97% 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.

Castle Hills is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 49.08% of adults in Castle Hills have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Castle Hills in 2010 was $49,157, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $196,628 for a family of four. However, Castle Hills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Castle Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Castle Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Castle Hills also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 37.09% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Castle Hills include English, Irish, Polish, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Castle Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.