Pflugerville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 66,884 people and 21 constituent neighborhoods, Pflugerville is the 60th largest community in Texas. Pflugerville 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 Pflugerville, where the median household income is $95,471.00.
Pflugerville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Pflugerville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Pflugerville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pflugerville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pflugerville who work in sales jobs (11.66%), office and administrative support (11.63%), and management occupations (11.39%).
Also of interest is that Pflugerville 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 Pflugerville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.05% 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.
One downside of living in Pflugerville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Pflugerville, the average commute to work is 30.63 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The education level of Pflugerville citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 36.98% of adults in Pflugerville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pflugerville in 2018 was $38,448, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $153,792 for a family of four.
Pflugerville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pflugerville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pflugerville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Pflugerville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 30.71% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pflugerville include German, Irish, English, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pflugerville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.