Farmers Branch is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 35,991 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Farmers Branch is the 94th largest community in Texas.
Farmers Branch real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Farmers Branch house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Farmers Branch is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Farmers Branch is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Farmers Branch who work in office and administrative support (11.60%), management occupations (11.08%), and business and financial occupations (10.73%).
Also of interest is that Farmers Branch 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: 8.28% 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.
Farmers Branch, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the city.
Farmers Branch is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 41.68% of adults in Farmers Branch have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Farmers Branch in 2018 was $36,111, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $144,444 for a family of four. However, Farmers Branch contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Farmers Branch is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Farmers Branch home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Farmers Branch, accounting for 45.65% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Farmers Branch residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Farmers Branch include German, English, Irish, European, and Italian.
Farmers Branch also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 27.18%.
The most common language spoken in Farmers Branch is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.