Hideaway is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,194 people and just one neighborhood, Hideaway is the 480th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Hideaway is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 97.15% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hideaway is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hideaway who work in management occupations (22.52%), office and administrative support (20.88%) and sales jobs (14.50%).
Of important note, Hideaway is also a city of artists. Hideaway has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Hideaway’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.11% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Hideaway is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Hideaway is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Hideaway a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Hideaway has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Hideaway’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Hideaway is a very car-oriented city. 100.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Hideaway is a small city , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Hideaway has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Hideaway is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.