Pflugerville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 65,191 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 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.
Unlike some cities, Pflugerville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pflugerville are a mix of both white- and blue-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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.05% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.63 minutes every day commuting to work.
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: 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.