Jersey Village, TX

Jersey Village profile

Living in Jersey Village

Jersey Village is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 7,890 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Jersey Village is the 265th largest community in Texas.

Jersey Village real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Jersey Village 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, Jersey Village is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jersey Village is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Jersey Village who work in sales jobs (15.42%), management occupations (13.92%), and business and financial occupations (10.13%).

Also of interest is that Jersey Village has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Jersey Village is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Jersey Village, the average commute to work is 31.58 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Jersey Village is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 45.34% of adults in Jersey Village have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Jersey Village in 2018 was $49,693, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $198,772 for a family of four. However, Jersey Village contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Jersey Village is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Jersey Village home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jersey Village residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Jersey Village also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 19.01% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Jersey Village include German, Irish, English, Czech, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Jersey Village is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.