Flower Mound is a larger medium-sized town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 76,681 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Flower Mound is the 51st largest community in Texas.
Flower Mound home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Flower Mound real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Flower Mound is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.60% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Flower Mound is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Flower Mound who work in management occupations (18.97%), sales jobs (12.13%), and office and administrative support (11.96%).
Also of interest is that Flower Mound 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: 10.12% 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.
Flower Mound 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, Flower Mound’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Flower Mound, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.27 minutes every day commuting to work.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Flower Mound. 60.57% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Flower Mound in 2010 was $50,386, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $201,544 for a family of four.
Flower Mound is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Flower Mound home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Flower Mound residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Flower Mound include German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Flower Mound is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.