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. 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 $70,519.00.
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, Hutto isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hutto are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hutto is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hutto who work in office and administrative support (14.57%), sales jobs (10.10%), and teaching (9.56%).
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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Hutto 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, Hutto has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Hutto’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Hutto, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.80 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The percentage of adults in Hutto who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.60% of the adults in Hutto have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hutto in 2010 was $24,702, 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 $98,808 for a family of four. However, Hutto contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hutto is a very 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 36.54% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hutto include Irish, English, Italian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Hutto is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.