Royse City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 10,757 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Royse City is the 234th largest community in Texas. Much of the housing stock in Royse City was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Royse City economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Royse City, where the median household income is $66,619.
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 (15.57%), management occupations (11.58%) and sales jobs (11.00%).
Royse City is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the 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 34.37 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small city, Royse City doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Royse City are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.86% of adults in Royse City having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Royse City in 2010 was $24,088, 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 $96,352 for a family of four. However, Royse City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 14.36% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Royse City include Irish, German, English, Italian, Polish and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Royse City is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|ROYSE CITY INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||3,043|
|ROYSE CITY HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||74.34%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||25.67%|
|TYPE OF ROYSE CITY HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||92.37%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||0.30%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||3.97%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||0.00%|
|SIZE OF ROYSE CITY HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||7.10%|
|AGE OF ROYSE CITY HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||73.73%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||15.15%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||6.02%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||5.10%|
|ROYSE CITY REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$195,886|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,354|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||7.69%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||9.46%|
|$135,001 - $270,000||75.29%|
|$270,001 - $405,000||6.68%|
|$405,001 - $540,000||0.00%|
|$540,001 - $675,000||0.00%|
|$675,001 - $1,013,000||0.00%|
|$1,013,001 - $1,350,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF ROYSE CITY||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||12.65%|
|5 TO 17||23.73%|
|18 TO 24||7.90%|
|25 TO 34||18.12%|
|35 TO 54||24.90%|
|55 TO 64||6.11%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||6.58%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||90.17%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$66,619|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$24,088|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||6.09%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.67%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.52%)
Public Service (5.80%)
Real estate (3.85%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||5.35%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.52%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.93%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.38%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||14.36%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (16.39%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (92.10%)
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