Keller is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 47,266 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Keller is the 73rd largest community in Texas.
Keller home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Keller real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Keller is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.43% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Keller is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Keller who work in management occupations (19.36%), sales jobs (14.45%), and office and administrative support (12.20%).
Also of interest is that Keller 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: 9.20% 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.
Because of many things, Keller 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, Keller really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Keller 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 Keller is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Keller, the average commute to work is 31.28 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Keller. 56.65% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Keller in 2010 was $52,707, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $210,828 for a family of four.
Keller is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Keller home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Keller residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Keller include German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Keller is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.