Cedar Hill is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 48,557 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Cedar Hill is the 72nd largest community in Texas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cedar Hill is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cedar Hill is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cedar Hill who work in office and administrative support (15.92%), management occupations (10.34%), and sales jobs (9.85%).
Also of interest is that Cedar Hill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Cedar Hill telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.89% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
One downside of living in Cedar Hill, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.12 minutes every day commuting to work.
The overall education level of Cedar Hill citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.61% of adults in Cedar Hill have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Cedar Hill in 2018 was $30,350, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $121,400 for a family of four. However, Cedar Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cedar Hill is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cedar Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cedar Hill residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Cedar Hill also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.99% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cedar Hill include English, German, Irish, African, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Cedar Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.