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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.41% 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.
Because of many things, Coppell 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, Coppell really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Coppell 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.
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.
Coppell also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 22.81%.
The most common language spoken in Coppell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.