League City is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 114,392 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, League City is the 40th largest community in Texas. League City 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 League City, where the median household income is $109,073.00.
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, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in League City who work in management occupations (14.46%), healthcare (10.66%), and sales jobs (10.57%).
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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making League City a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, League City has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, League City’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In League City, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.69 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The education level of League City ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in League City, 47.24% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in League City in 2018 was $44,997, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $179,988 for a family of four.
League City is an extremely 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 19.26% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in League City include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in League City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.