Lago Vista, TX

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Lago Vista Profile


Overview

Lago Vista is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,550 people and just one neighborhood, Lago Vista is the 312th largest community in Texas.

Lago Vista real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Lago Vista house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lago Vista is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lago Vista is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lago Vista who work in sales jobs (16.80%), management occupations (13.45%), and office and administrative support (12.42%).

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

A relatively large number of people in Lago Vista telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.12% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.


Setting & Lifestyle

The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lago Vista has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lago Vista a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Lago Vista is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Lago Vista, the average commute to work is 37.00 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Lago Vista Demographics

The population of Lago Vista is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 39.45% of adults in Lago Vista have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Lago Vista in 2010 was $41,185, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $164,740 for a family of four. However, Lago Vista contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Lago Vista is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lago Vista home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lago Vista residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Lago Vista also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.11% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lago Vista include English, Irish, French , and French Canadian.

The most common language spoken in Lago Vista is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lago Vista 0.101011101001110
Texas 4.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Lago Vista VIOLENT CRIMES

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Lago Vista 0.101011101001110
Texas 28.31

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Lago Vista 0.101011101001110
Texas 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

LAGO VISTA ISD


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District Quality Compared to Texas

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Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TX Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lago Vista Middle School
20801 Fm 1431
Lago Vista, TX, 78645
05-08
Lago Vista H S School
5185 Lohmans Ford Rd
Lago Vista, TX, 78645
09-12
Lago Vista Elementary School
20311 Dawn Dr
Lago Vista, TX, 78645
PK-04
Travis County Jjaep School
901 Neal St
Austin, TX, 78702
10-10

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.0% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.7% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 6.4%

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