Schertz is a medium-sized city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 39,453 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Schertz is the 95th largest community in Texas.
Schertz real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Schertz house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Schertz isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Schertz are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Schertz is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Schertz who work in office and administrative support (13.24%), management occupations (11.95%), and sales jobs (11.21%).
Also of interest is that Schertz has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Schertz is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Schertz 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, Schertz has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Schertz’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In terms of college education, Schertz is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.27% of adults in Schertz have a college degree.
The per capita income in Schertz in 2010 was $32,090, which is wealthy relative to Texas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $128,360 for a family of four. However, Schertz contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Schertz is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Schertz home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Schertz residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Schertz also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.62% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Schertz include Irish, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Schertz is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.