Helotes is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 9,178 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Helotes is the 265th largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Helotes, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Helotes, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Helotes’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Helotes does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $115,236.00.
Helotes home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Helotes real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Also of interest is that Helotes 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: 16.80% 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.
Helotes 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 city’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, Helotes’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Helotes, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.20 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The education level of Helotes ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Helotes, 47.21% 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 Helotes in 2018 was $48,885, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $195,540 for a family of four.
Helotes is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Helotes 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 Helotes, accounting for 50.48% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Helotes residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Helotes include German, English, Irish, French, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Helotes is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.