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Hutto, TX
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Living in Hutto


Hutto is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 27,577 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Hutto is the 117th largest community in Texas. Hutto has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Hutto, where the median household income is $87,333.00.

Hutto real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Hutto house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hutto is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hutto is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hutto who work in office and administrative support (17.28%), sales jobs (12.18%), and management occupations (11.86%).

Also of interest is that Hutto 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: 8.53% 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.

Hutto 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, Hutto’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Hutto, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.21 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small city, Hutto doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The overall education level of Hutto citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.68% of adults in Hutto have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Hutto in 2018 was $31,930, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $127,720 for a family of four. However, Hutto contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Hutto is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hutto home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hutto residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Hutto also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.77% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hutto include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.

The most common language spoken in Hutto is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.