Cypress, TX

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Living in Cypress

Cypress is a larger medium-sized town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 152,080 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Cypress is the 23rd largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Cypress, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Cypress, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Cypress’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Cypress does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $111,161.00.

Cypress real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Cypress house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Cypress is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.65% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cypress is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cypress who work in management occupations (16.01%), sales jobs (12.75%), and office and administrative support (9.72%).

Also of interest is that Cypress has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Cypress is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Cypress’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Cypress is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Cypress, the average commute to work is 36.08 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The education level of Cypress ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Cypress, 48.00% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Cypress in 2018 was $41,611, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $166,444 for a family of four.

Cypress is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Cypress home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cypress residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Cypress also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.77% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cypress include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

In addition, Cypress has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (17.68%).

The most common language spoken in Cypress is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.