Pflugerville, TX

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Living in Pflugerville

Pflugerville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 65,380 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Pflugerville is the 66th largest community in Texas. Much of the housing stock in Pflugerville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Pflugerville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Pflugerville, where the median household income is $93,627.00.

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

Pflugerville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.39% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. 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 office and administrative support (12.90%), management occupations (12.84%), and sales jobs (9.92%).

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 9.13% 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.

Because of many things, Pflugerville 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, Pflugerville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Pflugerville 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.

The population of Pflugerville 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: 39.03% of adults in Pflugerville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Pflugerville in 2018 was $38,536, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,144 for a family of four. However, Pflugerville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 28.93% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pflugerville include German, Irish, English, European, and Scottish.

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