Coppell is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 41,941 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Coppell is the 74th largest community in Texas.
Coppell home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Coppell real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Coppell is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.94% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Coppell is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coppell who work in management occupations (17.07%), business and financial occupations (12.39%), and sales jobs (11.65%).
Also of interest is that Coppell 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: 9.41% 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, Coppell is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Coppell 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, Coppell has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Coppell’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Coppell is a pretty powerful place. 66.46% of the adults in Coppell have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Coppell in 2010 was $54,349, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $217,396 for a family of four.
Coppell is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Coppell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Coppell residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Coppell also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.27% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Coppell include German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Coppell's cultural character, accounting for 22.81% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Coppell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.