Sachse is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 23,681 people and just one neighborhood, Sachse is the 126th largest community in Texas. Much of the housing stock in Sachse was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Sachse economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Sachse, where the median household income is $91,543.
Real Estate Prices
Sachse real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Sachse house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Sachse is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.22% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sachse is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sachse who work in sales jobs (14.16%), office and administrative support (13.93%) and management occupations (12.90%).
Also of interest is that Sachse has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Sachse telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.11% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Sachse is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Sachse 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, Sachse has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Sachse’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Sachse, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.04 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.