Round Rock is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 133,372 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.
Round Rock is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (12.81%), sales jobs (11.48%), and management occupations (11.18%).
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 interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.56% 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.
Another interesting thing about Round Rock, despite not being a huge city, is that there is a relatively high proportion of people living here who are young, single, and upwardly-mobile professionals. This makes it a good choice for other relocating single professionals. Here, these young singles will find many others like themselves, with opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
Round Rock is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 40.02% of adults in Round Rock have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Round Rock in 2018 was $34,765, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $139,060 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 29.39% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Round Rock include German, English, Irish, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Round Rock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.