Most Expensive Fort Worth Neighborhoods
|1||Bellaire Dr S / Bryant Irvin Rd|
|2||Hartwood Dr / S Hulen St|
|3||U of North Texas Health Science Center / White Settlement Rd|
|4||Texas Christian U / S University Dr|
|5||Byers Ave / Camp Bowie Blvd|
|6||W Vickery Blvd / Southwest Blvd|
|7||South Dr / Inwood Rd|
|8||Fm 1187 W / Ben Day Murrin Rd|
|10||8th Ave / W Rosedale St|
Fort Worth is a very large city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 833,312 people and 150 constituent neighborhoods, Fort Worth is the fifth largest community in Texas.
Fort Worth is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fort Worth is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Worth who work in office and administrative support (13.87%), sales jobs (10.41%) and management occupations (8.88%).
Also of interest is that Fort Worth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Fort Worth is one of the most attractive larger cities for people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. This makes it a good place to live for young singles in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting their professional careers. Although Fort Worth is a large city, this demographic is significant enough that young professionals will find many others like themselves here, with really good opportunities for friendships, recreation, romance, and more.
One important feature of Fort Worth is that it is one of the most car-oriented large cities in the country. In fact, 84.66% of people commute to and from work every day by private automobile, eschewing alternative forms of transportation, which are not widely available in Fort Worth anyway. So, if you like to drive, Fort Worth is the city for you! The landscape around Fort Worth reflects this: wide streets, parking lots, plenty of highways, malls, and shopping centers are what you'll find.
In terms of college education, Fort Worth is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.65% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Fort Worth in 2010 was $24,726, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,904 for a family of four. However, Fort Worth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fort Worth is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fort Worth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fort Worth residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Fort Worth also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 34.23% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fort Worth include German, Irish and English.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Fort Worth's cultural character, accounting for 17.49% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Fort Worth is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|FORT WORTH INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||268,884|
|FORT WORTH HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||56.57%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||43.43%|
|TYPE OF FORT WORTH HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||66.78%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.21%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.43%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||22.97%|
|SIZE OF FORT WORTH HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.03%|
|AGE OF FORT WORTH HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||30.07%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||36.47%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||26.46%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||7.01%|
|FORT WORTH REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$144,377|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,251|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $60,000||10.09%|
|$60,001 - $120,000||27.92%|
|$120,001 - $239,000||43.43%|
|$239,001 - $359,000||10.92%|
|$359,001 - $478,000||3.25%|
|$478,001 - $598,000||1.72%|
|$598,001 - $897,000||1.51%|
|$897,001 - $1,196,000||0.63%|
|PEOPLE OF FORT WORTH||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||8.61%|
|5 TO 17||20.24%|
|18 TO 24||10.05%|
|25 TO 34||16.21%|
|35 TO 54||26.90%|
|55 TO 64||9.34%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||8.64%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||80.38%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$52,492|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$24,726|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||19.30%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (11.83%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.14%)
Public Service (3.66%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||18.94%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.59%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.14%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||8.36%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.88%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||34.23%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (8.97%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (67.15%)
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