Kyle is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 46,874 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Kyle is the 100th largest community in Texas. Kyle 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 Kyle, where the median household income is $74,826.00.
Kyle is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kyle is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kyle who work in office and administrative support (14.01%), sales jobs (11.00%), and teaching (9.21%).
Also of interest is that Kyle has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Kyle, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.23 minutes every day commuting to work.
The overall education level of Kyle citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.89% of adults in Kyle have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Kyle in 2010 was $28,931, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,724 for a family of four. However, Kyle contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Kyle is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Kyle home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kyle residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Kyle also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 44.83% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Kyle include German, English, Irish, European, and French.
The most common language spoken in Kyle is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.