Copper Canyon is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,418 people and just one neighborhood, Copper Canyon is the 742nd largest community in Texas.
Real Estate Prices
Copper Canyon home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Copper Canyon real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Copper Canyon is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.17% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Copper Canyon is a town of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Copper Canyon who work in management occupations (18.41%), sales jobs (14.07%) and office and administrative support (13.47%).
Also of interest is that Copper Canyon 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: 17.14% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Copper Canyon 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, Copper Canyon really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Copper Canyon 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.
In Copper Canyon, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.14 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Copper Canyon is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.