Round Rock is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 123,678 people and 25 constituent neighborhoods, Round Rock is the 32nd largest community in Texas.
Round Rock real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Round Rock 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, Round Rock is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Round Rock is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Round Rock who work in office and administrative support (14.21%), management occupations (13.41%), and sales jobs (10.87%).
Also of interest is that Round Rock has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing noticeable about Round Rock, although not a huge city, is that it has a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. That’s because Round Rock is full of single people in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting careers in professional occupations. This makes Round Rock a pretty good place for young, educated career starters looking to find many people like themselves, with good opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
The population of Round Rock 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: 39.60% of adults in Round Rock have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Round Rock in 2010 was $31,844, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $127,376 for a family of four. However, Round Rock contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Round Rock is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Round Rock home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Round Rock residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Round Rock also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 30.77% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Round Rock include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Round Rock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.