League City, TX


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League City is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 98,312 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, League City is the 40th largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in League City, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to League City, and putting down their money on brand new construction. League City’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. League City does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $90,972.00.

League City real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although League City 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, League City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, League City is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in League City who work in management occupations (12.14%), office and administrative support (11.38%), and sales jobs (10.50%).

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

Because of many things, League City 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, League City really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is League City 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 League City, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.54 minutes every day commuting to work.

The citizens of League City are among the most well-educated in the nation: 41.17% of adults in League City have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in League City in 2010 was $37,953, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $151,812 for a family of four.

League City is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call League City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of League City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. League City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.88% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in League City include Irish, English, Italian, and French .

The most common language spoken in League City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.