Farmers Branch is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 36,442 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.
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.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.43% 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.
Farmers Branch, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the city.
The education level of Farmers Branch ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Farmers Branch, 42.85% 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 Farmers Branch in 2018 was $38,940, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $155,760 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 45.18% 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, Italian, and European.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Farmers Branch's cultural character, accounting for 27.92% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Farmers Branch is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.