Royse City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 11,465 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Royse City is the 234th largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Royse City, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Royse City, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Royse City’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Royse City does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $75,625.00.
Royse City real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Royse City 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, Royse City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Royse City is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Royse City who work in office and administrative support (15.28%), management occupations (12.62%), and sales jobs (10.34%).
Because of many things, Royse City is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Royse City a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Royse City has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Royse City’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Royse City, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.72 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Royse City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Royse City are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.50% of adults in Royse City having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Royse City in 2010 was $24,986, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,944 for a family of four. However, Royse City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Royse City is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Royse City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Royse City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Royse City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.24% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Royse City include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Royse City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.