Hutto is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 22,722 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Hutto is the 171st largest community in Texas. Much of the housing stock in Hutto was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Hutto economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Hutto, where the median household income is $71,836.00.
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 professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hutto who work in office and administrative support (15.66%), teaching (11.17%), and management occupations (7.17%).
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.
Because of many things, Hutto 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, Hutto really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hutto 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.
One downside of living in Hutto is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Hutto, the average commute to work is 31.40 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The population of Hutto overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Hutto, 21.58% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hutto in 2010 was $23,144, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,576 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 34.37% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hutto include Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Hutto is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.