Flower Mound is a larger medium-sized town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 71,253 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 89.82% 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 (19.06%), sales jobs (13.83%), and office and administrative support (11.30%).
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: 9.94% 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.
Because of many things, Flower Mound 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, Flower Mound really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Flower Mound 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.
If knowledge is power, Flower Mound is a pretty powerful place. 57.58% of the adults in Flower Mound have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Flower Mound in 2010 was $45,981, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $183,924 for a family of four.
Flower Mound is a somewhat 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 Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Flower Mound is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.